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Kate Dobson · [email protected]
February 25, 2021 at 5:10 PM

Making sure you saw this John

John, Kate Dobson here, Keith's campaign manager. Just making sure you saw last week's big news: Doug Wardlow, our extreme right-wing opponent Keith narrowly beat in 2018 who got 45% John, Kate Dobson here, Keith’s campaign manager. Just making sure you saw last week’s big news: Doug W…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
February 24, 2021 at 2:04 AM

Add Your Name: Cancel Student Loan Debt

John, Along with 16 of my Democratic Attorneys General colleagues, I just sent a letter in support of the House and Senate resolutions calling on President Biden to cancel up to $50, Will you join me in calling on the Biden administration to cancel up to $50,000 in student debt for each …
Kate · [email protected]
February 19, 2021 at 8:28 PM

Fwd: BREAKING: Doug Wardlow announces rematch campaign against AG Ellison.

Hi John -- I just wanted to bump this up to the top of your inbox and make sure you hadn't missed it: Extreme right-wing Republican Doug Wardlow is back for a rematch against Keith i Hi John -- I just wanted to bump this up to the top of your inbox and make sure you hadn’t missed it: Extrem…
[email protected] · [email protected]
February 17, 2021 at 4:26 PM

BREAKING: Doug Wardlow announces rematch campaign against AG Ellison

John, Keith officially has his first challenger, and it's none other than Doug Wardlow -- his extreme right-wing opponent from 2018. You'll remember Wardlow as the anti-LGBTQ hate group BREAKING: Doug Wardlow announces rematch campaign against AG Ellison Keith’s extreme right wing oppone…
Team Keith · [email protected]
February 13, 2021 at 8:15 PM

TELL THE SENATE: Convict Donald Trump

John, We know our Democratic senators will do the right thing and vote to convict President Donald Trump for inciting an attack on our U.S. Capitol, but we wish we could say the same John, We know our Democratic senators will do the right thing and vote to convict President Donald Trump …
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
January 2, 2021 at 7:53 PM

I couldn't be more grateful

Happy New Year, John. I wanted to reach out to say thank you. With your support, we not only met our end-of-year fundraising goal, we exceeded it. Through all of the challenges of 20 Happy New Year, John. I wanted to reach out to say thank you. With your support, we not only met our end-…
KME · [email protected]
January 1, 2021 at 2:23 AM

(no subject)

John, I’ll keep this short so you can enjoy your New Year’s Eve. I just got a text from Kate, my campaign manager. She said we’re still trailing our end of year goal by more than $3,000. Will you help us make up the difference so we can put 2020 behind us? Please use this link to pitch i…
[email protected] · [email protected]
December 31, 2020 at 7:53 PM

Short update (please read!)

John, We know you've been hearing from us a lot over the past several days, so we'll get right to it: We close the books on our 2020 fundraising in less than 15 hours, and if we don't pic John, We know you’ve been hearing from us a lot over the past several days, so we’ll get right to it…
Kate D · [email protected]
December 30, 2020 at 5:26 PM

Fwd: What we know going into 2021.

John, Just double-checking to make sure you saw Keith's note. Trump's local allies have been attacking Keith relentlessly for doing his job to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect Minn John, Just double-checking to make sure you saw Keith’s note. Trump’s local allies have been attackin…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
December 29, 2020 at 8:01 PM

What we know going into 2021

John, I can't thank you enough for everything you've done to help us fight through this challenging year. It feels good to close out 2020 on a more hopeful note, but we can't afford John, I can’t thank you enough for everything you’ve done to help us fight through this challenging year. …
Kate D · [email protected]
December 27, 2020 at 9:42 PM

Have a second?

Hi John, Do you have a quick second? I just checked in with our fundraising team and they let me know we’re still more than $13,000 behind our end of year budget target. Hi John, Do you have a quick second? I just checked in with our fundraising team and they let me know we’re still mor…
[email protected] · [email protected]
December 11, 2020 at 3:14 PM

Fwd: I'm suing Facebook.

John, We wanted to make sure you saw the news. Keith is suing Facebook to put an end to their illegal monopoly. He is standing up for the consumers and companies they’ve harmed as they’ve stifled competition and cut privacy protections to pad their bottom line. We just reviewed our recor…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
December 10, 2020 at 1:59 AM

Our lawsuit against Facebook

John, Facebook has engaged in illegal, anticompetitive behavior for years. John, Facebook has engaged in illegal, anticompetitive behavior for years. They’ve bought and crushed companies that dared challenge them, built unfair obstacles to make it impossible for viable competitors to r…
KeithEllison.org · [email protected]
December 1, 2020 at 3:37 PM

John xxxxxx: Response Requested

John, Our early survey data shows we need at least [11] more responses from xxxxxx by midnight on Thursday to ensure our results are statistically accurate. Will you take a few minutes to give us your feedback so we can continue improving and building our movement for a fair economy and equ…
Kate Dobson · [email protected]
November 29, 2020 at 10:39 PM

Checking in (response needed)

John, I hope you had a fantastic holiday. I know I speak for our entire team when I say I am so grateful for everything you did to support our movement and allies through this year’s unprecedented challenges. John, I hope you had a fantastic holiday. I know I speak for our entire team w…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
November 25, 2020 at 7:03 PM

It's a privilege to fight alongside you

John, Gratitude helps us see all there is to cherish in this life. We all have reason to give thanks, even in difficult times like these. Though many of us are celebrating apart from loved ones this Thanksgiving, I am deeply grateful for all you are doing to keep our neighbors, friends, and…
Kate · [email protected]
November 21, 2020 at 8:27 PM

Add Your Name: Protect our Democracy.

Hi John, Sorry to bother on a Saturday, but did you see Keith’s note? I noticed you haven’t added your name yet. Trump and his allies are still trying to subvert the will of the American people. They won’t get away with it, but we can’t let these attacks on democracy go unanswered. Add yo…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
November 18, 2020 at 7:41 PM

Add Your Name: Protect our Democracy

John, Americans turned out in record numbers on November 3 to choose a new President. The people spoke, and President Trump lost. But despite Trump’s own Department of Homeland Security calling this “the most secure in American history,” he and his allies are refusing to accept the results …
[email protected] · [email protected]
October 31, 2020 at 12:57 AM

URGENT: Trump just attacked Keith!

John, President Trump just stepped off the stage moments ago in Minnesota where he repeatedly attacked Keith by name during a hateful, rambling speech. With less than four days to go to Election Day, we need your help to fight back right away. We’re setting a rapid-response goal of $25,000 …
Kate Dobson · [email protected]
October 26, 2020 at 4:56 PM

Pence's visit tomorrow...

Hi John, Just making sure you saw this. Mike Pence is going to be touching down in Minnesota in just a couple of hours. Trump and his GOP allies in Minnesota are still convinced they can flip us red and we need to make a stand. Help us send a clear message that the politics of hate, fear…
KeithEllison.org · [email protected]
October 25, 2020 at 6:09 PM

Pence's visit tomorrow...

John, With Mike Pence making another last-minute campaign stop in Minnesota tomorrow night, our allies up and down the ballot are counting on us to hit our end of month budget target more than ever. John, With Mike Pence making another last-minute campaign stop in Minnesota tomorrow nig…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
October 23, 2020 at 7:45 PM

Your neighbors want to hear from you

John, Celebrities, influencers, pundits and famous politicians take up a lot of airtime during election seasons, but here’s the thing: They’re not necessarily who voters want to hear from. Folks want to hear from their neighbors -- people who live in the same state, care about the same thin…
Kate · [email protected]
October 22, 2020 at 4:01 PM

no choice

John, It’s hard to believe Election Day is less than two weeks away. To say this has been a long year is an understatement, but our work isn’t over yet.We cannot let Trump’s cynical, hateful, and divisive brand of politics prevail on November 3. All of the values we hold dear depend on it. …
Team Keith · [email protected]
October 13, 2020 at 4:59 PM

How we win

John, It’s hard to believe only three weeks remain until November 3. That means we only have 21 days left to fight for our values before voters cast their ballots in this unbelievably important election. John, It’s hard to believe only three weeks remain until November 3. That means we …
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
October 6, 2020 at 9:51 PM

Just got some great news

John, Kate just shared some great news with me, and I wanted to be the first to tell you: We hit our end-of-quarter fundraising goal in the final hour leading up to the deadline last week. This is huge, and we couldn’t have done it without you. So let me say thank you again for being in thi…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
September 30, 2020 at 11:41 PM

Trump's in MN tonight

John, In just a couple hours, President Trump will be taking the stage at his second rally in Minnesota this month. It’s tough to see him in our state after his disgraceful debate performance last night. Don’t forget: last night, he refused to condemn white supremacy. Instead, he told a whi…
Kate Dobson · [email protected]
September 29, 2020 at 11:09 PM

We're behind, but we can do this

John, Republicans aren’t letting up in their push to turn Minnesota red in this election. Trump is coming back to Minnesota AGAIN tomorrow for the second time this month. John, Republicans aren’t letting up in their push to turn Minnesota red in this election. Trump is coming back to Mi…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
September 18, 2020 at 2:07 PM

Before Trump touches down today

John, Since we heard Donald Trump was coming back to Minnesota, my campaign team has been doing everything they can to prepare to counter the lies, hate, and misinformation he is sure to bring with him. John, Since we heard Donald Trump was coming back to Minnesota, my campaign team has…
Kate Dobson · [email protected]
September 17, 2020 at 3:47 PM

Trump's visit tomorrow

John, When I told Keith that we missed our fundraising goal last week, we were both disappointed, but he didn’t miss a beat: instead of getting down, he got fired up to push even harder this week to make sure we have the resources we need to elect progressive allies up and down the ballot t…
Team Keith · [email protected]
September 17, 2020 at 1:35 AM

Fwd: Just got an update John

Circling back on this, John. We haven’t seen your name come through yet and wanted to make sure you saw Keith’s email. We came up short last week and we need to pick up the pace before Trump’s visit on Friday to make sure it doesn’t happen again. We’ve come too far and been through too mu…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
September 14, 2020 at 4:12 PM

Just got an update John

John, I just got an update from Kate. I know she reached out to you about our deadline last week, but unfortunately, we didn’t hit our budget target. Trump isn’t slowing down in his campaign to turn Minnesota red, and neither can we. He’s still coming to Minnesota this Friday, which is why …
[email protected] · [email protected]
September 11, 2020 at 1:35 AM

BREAKING: Trump coming to MN next Friday

Did you see Kate’s email, John? Trump just announced that he’s coming to Minnesota NEXT FRIDAY -- the same day VP Biden will be in town. There’s no denying it: The work we do here over the next 8 weeks will decide the future of our state and entire country for generations. BREAKING: Trump…
Kate Dobson · [email protected]
September 9, 2020 at 5:45 PM

Update for you John

John, Ivanka Trump was in Minnesota in July. Donald Trump and Mike Pence were in Minnesota last month. And Donald Trump Jr. is here today. The Trump campaign is bearing down on us like never before, and our allies up and down the ballot will get buried if we don’t have the resources to supp…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
September 6, 2020 at 1:13 AM

Join us tomorrow John

John, I wanted to reach out to remind you to join us for our (Virtual) Annual BBQ Honoring Labor tomorrow. Even though we can't be together in person this year, we can still celebrate the labor movement's invaluable contributions. We'll be joined by Governor Walz, Lt. Governor Flanagan, Rep…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
August 31, 2020 at 5:36 PM

Trump thinks he can win here

John, Election Day is less than 65 days away, and as the polls tighten in Minnesota, President Trump sees an opportunity here to secure his re-election. He knows we are a must-win state for Democrats, and there’s no amount of money he and his right-wing allies won’t spend to flip us red. …
[email protected] · [email protected]
August 30, 2020 at 11:56 PM

Fwd: Trump: "If we win Minnesota, it's over"

Hi John, We haven’t seen your name come through yet and wanted to make sure you saw Kate’s note. This is no joke. Trump is 100% convinced he can win Minnesota. We can’t afford to lose any more ground. If you’re able, please make a contribution to help us round out our budget. We still nee…
Kate Dobson · [email protected]
August 29, 2020 at 7:40 PM

Trump: "If we win Minnesota, it's over."

John, Ivanka Trump was in Minnesota last month, Donald Trump was in town last week, and Mike Pence was in town yesterday. There’s no question the Trump campaign thinks they can flip Minnesota red this November. John, Ivanka Trump was in Minnesota last month, Donald Trump was in town las…
Kate · [email protected]
August 18, 2020 at 1:15 AM

Fwd: Trump's visit today.

John, Did you see what Trump said at his rally in Mankato today? “If we win Minnesota, it’s over.” –Trump John, Did you see what Trump said at his rally in Mankato today? “If we win Minnesota, it’s over.”–Trump It’s not surprising, but it is an important reminder of how important our …
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
August 17, 2020 at 2:19 PM

Trump's visit today

John, The most important election of our lives is 78 days away, and Trump has not been shy about his obsession with flipping Minnesota red. He’s made no secret of how low he will go to try to do it either. John, The most important election of our lives is 78 days away, and Trump has not…
[email protected] · [email protected]
August 17, 2020 at 1:03 AM

Less than 24 hours (important)

John, Trump is arriving in Minnesota in less than 24 hours as he continues his attack on the United States Postal Service in a shameful attempt to steal this election. There’s no point in sugar-coating it. The closing months of this election are going to be difficult. There’s nothing Trump …
Kate Dobson · [email protected]
August 14, 2020 at 9:10 PM

Trump's coming to MN John

John, It’s official: Starting with a surprise campaign stop on Monday, the Trump campaign is getting ready to make an all out effort to flip Minnesota red down the home stretch of this election. John, It’s official: Starting with a surprise campaign stop on Monday, the Trump campaign is…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
August 8, 2020 at 7:01 PM

Our drug price task force won an award

John, I couldn’t be prouder to share with you that the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) has awarded our office with the 2020 Notable Document Award for the report that came out of our Task Force on Lowering Pharmaceutical Drug Prices. John, I couldn’t be prouder to share…
Kate · [email protected]
August 1, 2020 at 12:47 AM

Fwd: Unity, solidarity, and community.

Hi John, I haven’t seen your name come through yet and I wanted to make sure you saw Keith’s note. Our campaign has always played a critical role in increasing turnout for our allies up and down the ballot. And with Trump planning on spending $30 million in Minnesota by Election Day, our wo…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
July 30, 2020 at 11:35 PM

Let's choose love, not hate

John, In less than 100 days, we will face the most important election of our lives. The work we do in the coming months will impact the future of our state and country for generations, not only in terms of the values we project, but also our fundamental relationships with each other. It’s a…
[email protected] · [email protected]
July 28, 2020 at 7:13 PM

Fwd: ICYMI: Ivanka Trump was in town today.

Hi John, Did you see Kate’s note? Just like we predicted, the Trump campaign is ramping up pressure in Minnesota down the home stretch. They’ve reserved $14.1 million in ads here already – the fifth most significant investment they’ve made in any state in the entire country – and just yeste…
Kate Dobson · [email protected]
July 28, 2020 at 12:49 AM

ICYMI: Ivanka Trump was in town today

John, The most important election of our lives is now less than 100 days away, and Trump’s obsession with flipping Minnesota red this November is taking shape exactly the way we thought it would. The Trump campaign has already reserved $14.1 million in ads across our state, and just today, …
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
July 14, 2020 at 4:17 PM

We are better than this

“17 states, DC sue Trump administration over visa rules for college students”–CNN John, Yesterday, I joined with 18 Attorneys General from across the country to stop the Trump administration from deporting hundreds of thousands of international students currently taking their classes vi…
Keith Ellison · [email protected]
July 1, 2020 at 12:48 AM

(no subject)

John, I just got off the phone with my campaign team; they told me we’re just about $1,100 shy of reaching our end of quarter goal. It’s going to come down to the wire but I know we can make it up. If you’re able, will you help push us across the finish line? Please use the link below to d…
Kate · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 9:07 PM

Thought I'd send this directly to you John

John, I just ran the numbers, and I’m not going to lie, they’re making me a little nervous as we close in on our midnight end-of-quarter deadline. I thought I’d send you the breakdown directly so you can see it for yourself. John, I just ran the numbers, and I’m not going to lie, they’r…
[email protected] · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 2:55 PM

About tonight (important)

John, Despite his abysmal campaign rally in Tulsa and his sinking poll numbers, it’s clear that President Trump still thinks he can win Minnesota. Last week alone, he launched a $400,000 TV ad buy here. The reality is that if Trump wins Minnesota in November, he’ll almost certainly be re-el…