We’ve collected the best Keith Ellison Quotes. Use them as an inspiration.
Pragmatism is not always a good thing. Experience is not always a good thing.
Americans deserve journalists who provide responsible, objective reporting.
Progressive economic policies lead to a sustainable economy.
You have to knock doors, make calls, and build a relationship with voters long before Election Day.
At the end of the day, the 1955 Montgomery bus boycott had to be converted into the 1964 Civil Rights Act. We don’t want politicians who’ve gotta be coaxed, cajoled and protested. We want them on our side from the beginning.
Anybody that’s ever been to Israel and to Palestine knows that you can’t look at a person and tell if they’re Israeli or Palestinian. You can assume. But I’ve seen Palestinians who look Swedish, and I’ve seen Israelis who are black.
When I hear about these terrorist ideologies, they are completely foreign and strange to me. I mean, to me, it’s, like, antithetical.
I would really like to hear somebody who is really articulate about the elements of their faith conversion. I’m not.
I understand the risks associated with being a soldier. But I think as members of Congress, we should not intensify the chance that we’ll have to commit troops to a military conflict unless it’s absolutely necessary to defend the nation.
I believe that Israel and the U.S.-Israel relationship are, and should be, key considerations in shaping U.S. policy in the Middle East. Americans with roots or interests in the region should be involved in advocacy and discussions of public policy concerning the region.
Environmental spending creates jobs in engineering, manufacturing, construction, materials, operations and maintenance.
I’m not against T.V. advertising for campaigns, but we need to emphasize field campaigning much more than we do.
Our democracy is not something to be taken for granted. You have to fight for it. You have to commit yourself to working for it – for the long haul.
The truth is that we have got to make America work for working people again.
I think that whenever businesses harm the economy, harm workers, harm consumers, or undermine human rights in any way, then it is the role of the government to make sure that they don’t do that and to make sure that markets are fair and they operate properly.
The idea of a financial transaction tax on Wall Street trades is gaining momentum. I have a bill called – nicknamed the Robin Hood tax also. It’s a bill that taxes stock trades, derivatives and bonds, and would generate in the neighborhood of $300 billion a year.
When voters know what Democrats stand for, we can improve the lives of all Americans, no matter their race, religion or sexual orientation.