Monday, February 6, 2012

MN's Keith Ellison - on ALEC's Voter ID Initiative

Keith Ellison is the US Congressional representative from CD 5 in Minnesota
AND YES - he does name ALEC by name!!!

Ellison today Monday (12 1/2 minutes)- February 6 at the State Capitol - press conference on ALEC's Voter ID initiative.

Representative Ellison said the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is behind the sudden push in states to require a photo ID to vote. He called the push a deliberate strategy to disenfranchise voters that oppose ALEC’s agenda
I can't imbed the video - just click the title above.  (Please consider donating to the Uptake - they livestream across Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa - about the important political events of the day.)

Ellison yesterday on a local talk show (12 minutes)  - about Citizens United and ALEC's Voter ID initiatice

Sun Feb 05, 2012 at 09:49:13 AM CST
Congressional Caucus Co-Chair and 5th District Representative Keith Ellison explains what must be done to marginalize the bad effects of the Supreme Court's "Citizens United" Decision and right wing legislative initiatives of ALEC,  the American Legislative Exchange Council.  The point person for the Minnesota cell of ALEC is Rep. Mary Kiffmeyer of Big Lake. 

Minnesota Caucuses on Tuesday February 7 (tomorrow night) - 7pm
Find your caucus location >>>>HERE<<< and say no against the voter ID amendment at your caucus.

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