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Keith Ellison

  1. Franken Resignation Casts Long Shadow on Keith EllisonDemocrats, especially in Minnesota, don’t want Ellison to suffer Franken’s fate, but also don’t want a double standard.
  2. power
    Days After Facing Domestic-Abuse Allegations, Keith Ellison Wins PrimaryOver the weekend, Ellison was accused of violently dragging his ex-girlfriend out of bed and cursing at her.
  3. Primary Results: Dems Embrace Diversity, GOP Pulls Closer to TrumpAs Democrats nominated several candidates whose win in November would be a historic first, Republicans continued rejecting their pre-Trump past.
  4. domestic violence
    Rep. Ellison on Domestic-Violence Allegations: ‘I Have Never Behaved This Way’Karen Monahan alleged that Ellison was abusive toward her during the relationship, which ended in 2016.
  5. Keith Ellison Wants to Know Exactly How Bad Mergers Have Been for the PublicA day after Aetna and CVS announce their intent to merge, the newly formed “Antitrust Caucus” is pushing its first bill.
  6. The Socialist Takeover of the Democratic Party Is Proceeding NicelyCentrist Democrats used to distance themselves from the left ahead of their presidential runs. Now, Booker and Cuomo are doing the opposite.
  7. In the DNC Race, the Democratic Establishment Seems to Have Preempted the LeftIt’s the same strategy the GOP used with the tea party.
  8. Tom Perez Edges Keith Ellison for DNC ChairThe Establishment candidate narrowly defeated the insurgent favorite of Sanders campaign veterans, then began to immediately seek party unity.
  9. Tom Perez Gains Ground in Race for DNC ChairSouth Carolina Democratic Party chair Jaime Harrison has dropped out and endorsed the former Labor secretary.
  10. Tom Perez Scores an Own Goal in DNC ContestThe candidate of the Clinton-Obama camp seemed to be agreeing with Sanders supporters that the 2016 primaries were “rigged.” Bad idea.
  11. endorsements
    Gloria Steinem Throws Her Support Behind Keith Ellison for DNC ChairThe feminist activist said Ellison “can and will lead the Democratic Party to a principled and populist victory.”
  12. Democrats Shouldn’t Let the Race for DNC Chair Be a Battle for the Party’s SoulDemocrats need to find an engineer ready to rebuild the party infrastructure and let others worry about ideology and messaging.
  13. Keith Ellison Promises to Be Full-time DNC Chair If He Gets the JobHe’s removed one objection to his bid. Now maybe he and other contenders can vow to keep the contest from being a party faction war.
  14. Keith Ellison Is Less ‘Pro-Israel’ Than the ADL. But He Isn’t Anti-Semitic.The Anti-Defamation League’s opposition to the would-be DNC chair is about policy, not bigotry.
  15. Biden Won’t Be DNC Chair, So the Battle Over the Party’s Future ContinuesDemocrats close to Obama are said to have reservations about Congressman Keith Ellison, the current favorite for the job.
  16. Democrats Must Decide If an Ideological Coup Is the Best Path to RecoveryBernie Sanders is backing Keith Ellison as DNC chair to signal a party coup. Is that a good idea now? Could Howard Dean be a unifying alternative?
  17. How Powerful Is the Progressive Revolt Brewing in the House?Democratic representative Keith Ellison breaks down liberal opposition to the spending bill, and what it means for the next Congress.
  18. Rep. Keith Ellison Yells at Sean Hannity for Six MinutesOne is a cable talking head, the other a congressman.
  19. Muslim Congressman Keith Ellison Breaks Down at Peter King HearingHe was recounting the heroism of a Muslim-American who died on 9/11.
  20. Peter King’s Witness List ReleasedThe main attraction is Muslim congressman Keith Ellison.