Keith Ellison

Type: Person
Name: Keith Ellison
Title: US Congressman
Date of Birth: 04/08/1963
Place of Birth: Detroit, Wayne County, Mich
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Keith Ellison
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

Reconnecting With the Very American Ideal That Labor Rights Are Human Rights

Congressmen Keith Ellison and John Lewis have proposed legislation to protect union organizing as a civil right. “As go unions, so go middle-class jobs,” says Ellison , the Minnesota Democrat who serves as a Congressional Progressive Caucus co-chair. ... [Published Common Dreams - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Five Things Labor Unions Do To Celebrate Labor Day

4303468For many Americans, Labor Day means one last long weekend to end the summer. But the U.S. Department of Labor describes the holiday as “a creation of the labor movement,” meaning labor unions.So how would organized labor celebrate?1. Make union ... [Published Daily Caller - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Rep. Ellison Statement on the Minneapolis City Council's Vote to Approve the Southwest Light Rail Line

MINNEAPOLIS-Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement today after the Minneapolis City Council voted to approve the Southwest light rail line (SWLRT)."I want to congratulate and thank the Minneapolis City Council members for making this ... [Published Noodls - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

New grassroots movements show: Never count out working people

The last several years have been rough on working people, but the folks who make the products, fix the machines, fry the chicken and keep the place clean should never be counted out. Grassroots movements to restore opportunity for working Americans are ... [Published People's World - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Case dismissed as sanction for misrepresentations

Judge Keith Ellison  issued a scathing order dismissing a patent case after it had been tried to verdict.   Tesco Corp. v. Weatherford Int’l., Inc. (S.D. Tex. Aug. 25, 2014).  Four days into a three-week trial over infringement of some patents relating ... [Published Patent Law Blog (Patently-O) - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

The Islamic-Supremacist Enclave in Minnesota

There are several news stories making the rounds today expressing great surprise that young Muslim men who reside in Minnesota – particularly those having ties to the state’s substantial Somali community – are fighting for the Islamic State terrorist ... [Published Pajamas Media - Aug 29 2014]
Entities: Somalia, Al-Shabaab, somalis
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Jimmy Carter, Gov. Snyder to address leading U.S. Muslim group in Detroit

Former President Jimmy Carter and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder are among the dignitaries scheduled to speak at the 51st annual convention of the Islamic Society of North America in Detroit this weekend.The Republican governor is expected to speak this afternoon ... [Published Crains Detroit Business - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Judge Dismisses Patent Case Over 'Misconduct'

Judge Keith P. Ellison of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas in HoustonIn an extreme move, U.S. District Court Judge Keith Ellison of Houston recently dismissed a plaintiff's case with prejudice after finding the litigant's "counsel ... [Published Texas Lawyer - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Islamic summit to feature Carter

Published: Friday, 8/29/2014Former president in DetroitBY TK BARGERBLADE RELIGION EDITORThe first convention to be held in Detroit by the Islamic Society of North America begins today at the Cobo Center, and features appearances by former President Jimmy ... [Published Toledoblade.com - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

Bill would make freedom to unionize a Civil Right

As Labor Day approaches, it’s worth noting progressive Democrats’ effort to hold accountable employers that break the law. Seventeen members of Congress have introduced legislation that makes free association with unions a Civil Right.Lead sponsors Keith ... [Published Canton Daily Ledger - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

Ellison: U.S. should provide aid to Gaza

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) on Wednesday said that the U.S. and international community should provide humanitarian aid to Gaza amid the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas."The people of Gaza are in desperate need of humanitarian aid and the United States ... [Published The Hill - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Rep. Ellison Congratulates Minnesota Home Healthcare Workers on Union Vote

MINNEAPOLIS-Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement today after 27,000 home healthcare workers voted to unionize in the largest union election in Minnesota history."Today's vote is cause for celebration," Rep. Ellison said. "Collective ... [Published Noodls - Aug 26 2014]

Quotes

"I want to congratulate and thank the Minneapolis City Council members for making this vote," Rep. Ellison said. "the southwest light rail will relieve congestion in the twin cities and create tens of thousands of new job opportunities. i'm proud that we have been able to come together and approve a project that's good for minnesota. "this is an ambitious project. i commend the minneapolis city council for voting in support of our region's aspirations."

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If Democrats Seek to "Rally Blacks" Against Pol... [Published Hit & Run - Sep 01 2014]
Reconnecting With the Very American Ideal That ... [Published Common Dreams - Sep 01 2014]
Five Things Labor Unions Do To Celebrate Labor Day [Published Daily Caller - Sep 01 2014]
Reconnecting With The Very American Ideal That ... [Published The Nation - Sep 01 2014]
Westerners flock to Mideast to wage jihad [Published WorldNetDaily - Aug 31 2014]
Federal Government Sues Minnesota City For Reje... [Published Think Progress - Aug 30 2014]
Rep. Ellison Statement on the Minneapolis City ... [Published Noodls - Aug 30 2014]
New grassroots movements show: Never count out ... [Published People's World - Aug 30 2014]
Case dismissed as sanction for misrepresentations [Published Patent Law Blog (Patently-O) - Aug 29 2014]
The Islamic-Supremacist Enclave in Minnesota [Published Pajamas Media - Aug 29 2014]
Jimmy Carter to Headline Fundraiser for Hamas F... [Published New American - Aug 29 2014]
Jimmy Carter, Gov. Snyder to address leading U.... [Published Crains Detroit Business - Aug 29 2014]
Judge Dismisses Patent Case Over 'Misconduct' [Published Texas Lawyer - Aug 29 2014]
Islamic summit to feature Carter [Published Toledoblade.com - Aug 29 2014]
Carter, Snyder scheduled to speak at Islamic So... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Aug 28 2014]
Bill would make freedom to unionize a Civil Right [Published Canton Daily Ledger - Aug 28 2014]
Executive Labor Summary - July/August 2014 [Published JD Supra - Aug 28 2014]
Should Union Organizing Be A Civil Right? [Published Forbes.com - Aug 28 2014]
Jimmy Carter to Headline Fundraiser for Hamas F... [Published Breitbart.com - Aug 28 2014]
Jimmy Carter to Headline Fundraiser for Hamas F... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 28 2014]
Ellison: U.S. should provide aid to Gaza [Published The Hill - Aug 27 2014]
Lawmakers who didn’t support Iron Dome funding ... [Published Jewish Ledger - Aug 27 2014]
Rep. Ellison Statement on the Announcement of a... [Published Noodls - Aug 27 2014]
Carver's union arguments are at odds with feder... [Published Mississippi Press - Aug 27 2014]
Rep. Ellison Congratulates Minnesota Home Healt... [Published Noodls - Aug 26 2014]
Whose Century is it?: The Trans-Pacific Partner... [Published Institute for Agricultural and Trade Policy - Aug 26 2014]
Jimmy Carter to speak at Islamic Society of Nor... [Published Michigan Public Radio - Aug 26 2014]
NorthPoint event highlights ACA impact [Published Insight News - Aug 26 2014]
After Push From Klobuchar, Franken, McCollum, E... [Published Noodls - Aug 25 2014]
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If Democrats Seek to "Rally Blacks" Against Pol... [Published Hit & Run - Sep 01 2014]
<p><img alt="" height="263" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/ngillespie/2014_09/fergusonstandoff428.jpg?h=263&w=350" title="Ferguson|||" width="350" style="float: right;"/&gt;The NewYork Times reports that,  "At Risk in Senate, Democrats Seek ...
Federal Government Sues Minnesota City For Reje... [Published Think Progress - Aug 30 2014]
The Islamic Center of America mosque in Dearborn, Michigan. CREDIT: AP The U.S. government is suing the city of St. Anthony, Minnesota for rejecting a proposal for a Muslim worship space two years ago, arguing that the city’s decision is a violation ...
Case dismissed as sanction for misrepresentations [Published Patent Law Blog (Patently-O) - Aug 29 2014]
Judge Keith Ellison  issued a scathing order dismissing a patent case after it had been tried to verdict.   Tesco Corp. v. Weatherford Int’l., Inc. (S.D. Tex. Aug. 25, 2014).  Four days into a three-week trial over infringement of some patents relating ...
Jimmy Carter to Headline Fundraiser for Hamas F... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 28 2014]
Former President Jimmy Carter is the featured keynote speaker at this weekend’s Islamic Society of North America  (ISNA) convention at Detroit’s Cobo Hall. The Justice Department recently implicated ISNA, which claims to be America’s largest ...
Let’s remember how #JamesFoley lived, but also ... [Published Sister Toldjah - Aug 23 2014]
Photojournalist James Foley For those of you who were under the radar and missed this horrifying news from earlier this week : In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group ...
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WeigelCast With Rep. Keith Ellison [Published Slate Magazine - Jun 04 2014]
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