Keith went on Anderson Cooper 360 to discuss the letter that Rep. Michele Bachmann and four of her Republican colleagues sent to five government agencies calling for an investigation into potential “deep penetration” of Muslim extremist infiltration into the highest levels of the U.S. government.
Rep. Keith Ellison spoke with Chris Matthews on MSNBC’s ‘Hardball’ to discuss the Republican Party’s divisive rhetoric. Watch the interview then share with your friends if you’ll stand with Keith in support of inclusion.
“Republicans in the House of Representatives are voting for the 31st time to take away our access to affordable care and patient protections. If the GOP had their way, it would mean greater financial hardship for millions of Americans—including myself.”
Keith recently sat down with DFL Chair Ken Martin for the “DFL Chair’s Corner” podcast to discuss what’s at stake in the 2012 elections. Ken and Keith talked about moving our economy forward, protecting Minnesotans’ right to vote, and community organizing in Minnesota’s Fifth District.
On Monday, Ellison told MSNBC that he supported taxing those who make more than $250,000 and steering the savings toward either deficit reduction or reinvestments in the public sector. “If you want to do something about deficit reduction, you’ve got to deal with serious amounts of money and that’s the way to do it,” Ellison said.