Minnesota’s Angie Craig Brags That Keith Ellison Wants to Work With Her on Healthcare

Washington Free Beacon | 4/12/2018 | Brent Scher
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BY: Brent Scher

Minnesota Democrat Angie Craig bragged during a weekend candidate forum that she has been working on a way to move healthcare forward with Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.), who last month took the reins of single-payer healthcare legislation in the House.

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Craig, a candidate for Minnesota's second congressional district, has previously rejected the idea of single-payer healthcare, according to Minnesota's Star Tribune. But at Sunday's candidate forum she boasted that Ellison had recently told her he wants her "at the table" when he is working to get healthcare legislation passed.

"We are going to have to figure out how we move our healthcare system forward," Craig said. "I’ve talked to a lot of members of Congress who have a lot of bills—I’ve talked to Keith Ellison who’s got a particular bill he just took over."

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"I just left Keith a little bit ago and I told him, ‘Let’s figure out how we move forward...
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