While House Republicans were promoting discrimination, 183 Representatives were working toward pro-LGBT policies. ThinkProgress has named Rep. Keith Ellison one of the “11 Best Representatives for Gay Rights”.
“This ruling is a significant victory for the American people,” said Rep. Ellison. “After a two-year legal battle, the Supreme Court confirmed today that the Affordable Care Act will continue to provide millions of Americans with health coverage.”
What would a Romney presidency and Republican Congress mean for the American people? Here are the facts. 32 million seniors would lose access to free preventative care; insurance companies would deny coverage to 17 million children with pre-existing conditions.
This election cycle, outside groups called Super-PACs have raised more than $220 million and spent $124 million. We still have five months until the election. The American people see how this system works against them, so they are raising their voices to take back our democracy.
The U.S. Supreme Court “squandered an opportunity” to revise its landmark Citizens United decision when it struck down a Montana campaign finance law on Monday, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison said.