Keith Ellison Quotes|
Appearing with George Stephanopoulos, Congressman Keith Ellison claimed Donald Trump was the worst Republican nominee since George Wallace, despite Wallace being a Democrat.
“At the same time, you know, we do have the worst Republican nominee since George Wallace.”
Keith Ellison, July 24, 2016
Appearing on This Week, Congressman Keith Ellison claimed the ObamaCare job cuts were a good thing, because they would give those affected more time at home with their families.
“We need a better work-life balance. Ask a working mother, okay, if she could use a few more hours in a day to take care of her family. That's what's really going on.”
Keith Ellison, February 9, 2014
Appearing on This Week with George Stephanopoulos, Keith Ellison somehow tried to claim that Americans misunderstood Obama's if-you-like-it-you-can-keep-it claim, and that Obama was showing integrity by apologizing to them for their misunderstanding.
“You know, I just want to say I think that everything that the President said and did was in pursuit trying to get all Americans health care, so, I think, even though he may have said, if you like your decent insurance, your insurance that works, then you can keep it, I think that people really get that. And when there he, he owned it. He said, 'look man, I, if you misunderstood what I was trying to say, I'm sorry about that.' I think that shows integrity. ”
Keith Ellison, December 1, 2013
Speaking at the Progressive Democrats of America roundtable, Congressman Keith Ellison claimed there's plenty of money, but the government doesn't have it yet.
“The bottom line is we’re not broke, there’s plenty of money, it’s just the government doesn’t have it. The government has a right, the government and the people of the United States have a right to run the programs of the United States. Health, welfare, housing – all these things, and the people who benefit from being here have a duty and obligation to support it.”
Keith Ellison, July 25, 2013