Keith Ellison currently represents the 5th Congressional District of Minnesota. A tireless advocate, Keith has served as the co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, and a Chief Deputy Whip. He was a member of the DCCC leadership board and served on the DNC Platform Drafting Committee. In Congress he sits on the House Financial Services Committee, where he is often seen fighting Republican attempts to deregulate Wall Street. With effective field campaigning, he has brought his urban and suburban district to one of the highest rates of voter turnout in the nation. He has raised millions of dollars for the DCCC, his own state party, and countless other state and local parties and candidates. He is excited about building a Democratic Party that is focused on empowering voters and the grassroots.