I was an early supporter of Bernie Sanders. Yes, I was feeling the Bern. But today, I am proud to endorse Hillary Clinton for President of the United States. She offers strong progressive values, a remarkable tenacity of spirit, and has demonstrated a capacity to listen.
MINNEAPOLIS – Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after the Democratic Platform Drafting Committee completed its work in St. Louis, Missouri, forwarding a draft platform to the full Platform Committee which will meet in Orlando on July 8:
Rep. Keith Ellison is not happy. In fact, he’s “incensed.”
The source of the Minneapolis Democrat’s pique? A new political attack ad has cropped up on D.C. airwaves in recent months, and it uses a quote from Ellison to attack an institution the congressman actually supports: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
Proud of the Minnesota DFL Party delegation for leading by example! #DemConvention #DemsInPhilly
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Proud to stand with my friends and colleagues from Minnesota to cast our votes and nominate the next President of the United States! #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention
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Watch Keith's full speech introducing Bernie Sanders at the Democratic National Convention last night. #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention
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Getting ready to speak at the Democratic National Convention! Tune into primetime or stream it live below. #DemsInPhilly
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I'm honored to be introducing Bernie Sanders tonight at the Democratic National Convention. Watch in primetime starting at 10 pm ET/ 9 pm CT! #DemsInPhilly
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Tune in to CPSAN tomorrow at 5:30pm CT to watch Keith address the Democratic National Convention!
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WATCH: Keith live from the Democratic National Convention floor in Philadelphia! #DemsInPhilly
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Good news for democracy! Federal judges have blocked restrictive Voter ID laws in Texas and Wisconsin this week. Now, let's continue fighting to restore the Voting Rights Act so our fundamental right to vote is protected once and for all.
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The Republican Party Platform would take everything wrong with campaign financing today and make it even worse. By supporting the repeal of contribution limits and opposing disclosure laws, the GOP presents a real and serious threat to our democracy.