Rep. Keith Ellison

DETAILS: Rep. Keith Ellison
(1963 - )
    • MN - 5 House
      (2007- 2019)
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    Law Enforcement

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    Different approaches to dealing with crime.

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    FOR Republicans

    Republican favor a more strict approach to crime and criminals.

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats favor a more lenient approach to crime and criminals to make sure their rights and the chance to reform and improve are always possible.


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    Military

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    Both sides support the soldiers, but differ in how much spending and size should go into the active military force.

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    FOR Republicans

    See the military as integral to security. They support growing and funding military branches and operations as well as improving the care of veterins. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats support the military and call for more robust support programs for veterans. They want to cut back on large scale military maneuvers, finding them dangerous and costly.


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    Health Care

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    There is an ongoing controversy on how to address rising healthcare costs for Americans.

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    Republicans have put forth a 68-page bill that is focused on Choice and Competition in the public healthcare marketplace. Some plans include loosening rules on health savings accounts and allowing businesses more freedoms in insuring their employees. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats primarily back a Medicare for All Plan, which would insure everyone has insurance and that costs were controlled. source


    FOR

    Law Enforcement

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    Different approaches to dealing with crime.

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    Republican favor a more strict approach to crime and criminals.

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats favor a more lenient approach to crime and criminals to make sure their rights and the chance to reform and improve are always possible.


    FOR

    Military

    $
    Both sides support the soldiers, but differ in how much spending and size should go into the active military force.

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    See the military as integral to security. They support growing and funding military branches and operations as well as improving the care of veterins. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats support the military and call for more robust support programs for veterans. They want to cut back on large scale military maneuvers, finding them dangerous and costly.


    FOR

    Health Care

    $
    There is an ongoing controversy on how to address rising healthcare costs for Americans.

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    Republicans have put forth a 68-page bill that is focused on Choice and Competition in the public healthcare marketplace. Some plans include loosening rules on health savings accounts and allowing businesses more freedoms in insuring their employees. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats primarily back a Medicare for All Plan, which would insure everyone has insurance and that costs were controlled. source


    DONORS/LOBBYISTS:
      • Company
      • Amount
      • AMERICAN CRYSTAL SUGAR COMPANY
      • $10k
      • International Brotherhood of Teamsters
      • $5k
      • AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE, COUNTY AND MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES
      • $5k
      • International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers
      • $5k
      • National Education Assn
      • $5k
      • Lockridge, Grindal, Nauen, PLLP
      • $5k
      • Unite Here!
      • $5k
      • American Federation of Teachers
      • $5k
      • International Assn of Fire Fighters
      • $5k
      • AFL-CIO
      • $5k
    Based on the July 2020 report , next report due January 2021