Atlanta – Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) has wasted little time getting to work in his new role as deputy chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC).
Deputy Caucus Leader Sen. Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis), Sen. Ron Latz (DFL-St. Louis Park), and Sen. Dan Schoen (DFL-St. Paul Park) joined gun violence prevention advocates on Feb. 23 to unveil legislation to help reduce gun violence in Minnesota.
Education Minnesota, the leading advocate for public education in the state, announced a new partnership with McFarlane Media and Minnesota Multicultural Media Consortium to create a marketing and public awareness campaign connecting Minnesota communities of color and American Indian communities to the mission of Education Minnesota.
More than 40 teachers of color attended a Feb. 28 news conference at the Capitol to ask Minnesota lawmakers to refocus their efforts on the actual needs of students of color, rather than creating new tax breaks for wealthy individuals and powerful corporations.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – While President Donald Trump was able to stay on message during his Tuesday night speech to the joint session of Congress, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), deputy chair of the DNC, said one hour’s-long speech does not erase the rhetoric of his campaign and the deeds of his first month in office.
By Ingrid Ferlo – The day after the inauguration of the President Donald Trump, almost three million women across the United States – more than 90,000 in Minnesota alone – took to the streets to show their discontent with the new president.