Keith Ellison and the Worker-Led Wage Wave

Monday, July 28, 2014 Rep. Keith Ellison, activist Joseph Geevarghese, and Eskow on The Zero Hour at this month’s Netroots Nation conference.

Heart of the Party 2014 Performance by Keith & Rep. Frank Hornstein Good Jobs Nation video thanking the Progressive Caucus for support! Get Out and Attend your Precinct Caucus

Lawmakers seek to stop racial profiling

Keith is backing House legislation that would forbid racial profiling, as well as other profiling based on religion, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Keith celebrates Purple Rain’s 30th anniversary with acoustic cover

It’s been 30 years since the release of the Purple Rain, starring talented Minnesota native Prince. Check out my artistic interpretation of the title track in celebration of the anniversary.

No excuse needed to vote absentee in Minnesota

A new law, approved overwhelmingly last year, will allow voters to request absentee ballots regardless of whether they can get to their polling places on Election Day.

Volunteer of the Week: Carol Freeman

Carol believes it is important to get involved with campaigning because putting Democrats in power is essential. “In Minnesota when we took back our government a lot of good things happened, and I want this to happen nationally, too.”

Volunteer of the Week: Eva Ichkhanian

When asked why getting involved in politics is important, Eva answers without hesitation: “Every conversation I have and every call I make that gets a person to the polls will make up for the one vote I am not able to cast,” says Eva.

Volunteer of the Week: Zach Sippy

When asked why getting involved in politics is important, Zach answers without hesitation: “People often complain that the only way to be heard is to spend money, but that’s just not true,” he says.