Keith Ellison

Keith Maurice Ellison is an American politician and lawyer who has been the U.S. Representative for MN-5 since 2007 and Deputy Chair of the Democratic National Committee since 2017. Ellison is a member of the Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party , the Minnesota state Democratic Party affiliate. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Keith Ellison has 575 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2006 Speech as a U.S. Representative-Elect for Minnesota. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 72 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 5,498 views per program. Most appearances with Barbara Lee (20), Sheila Jackson Lee (16), Raul Grijalva (14). Most common tags: Democratic Party, Liberals, Federal Budget.

Appearances by Title:January 4, 2007 - January 3, 2019 U.S. Representative, D-MN 5th Videos: 570 May 23, 2016 - Present Member, Platform Drafting Committee, Democratic National Convention Committee Videos: 4


U.S. Representative-Elect, Minnesota
c. November 8, 2006 - c. January 3, 2007 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Minnesota Attorney General Debate

    Minnesota Attorney General Debate

    In the race for the Minnesota’s Attorney General, Representative Keith Ellison (D) faced Doug Wardlow (R) for a debate in St.…

  • Monetary Policy and the Economy

    Monetary Policy and the Economy

    Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testified before the House Financial Services Committee about monetary policy and the…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House continued work on H.R. 6147, a fiscal year 2019 bill to fund the Department of the Interior, the Environmental…

  • Housing and Urban Development Department Oversight

    Housing and Urban Development Department Oversight

    Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson testified before the House Financial Services Committee as it conducted an…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House considered several suspension bills.

  • SEC Oversight

    SEC Oversight

    Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Jay Clayton testified at a House Financial Services oversight hearing of his…

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District Map Ideology Rankings

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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