MN Attorney General Keith Ellison Gives an Update on his Office Duties During the Pandemic

May 21, 2020

MN Attorney General Keith Ellison talks with Heidi and John on the Thursday Morning Show.  He talks about the small businesses, restaurants and bars reopening and what his office is dealing with regarding the pandemic.

The Attorney General is the chief legal officer of the State of Minnesota. The Office provides legal representation to over 100 state agencies, boards, and commissions and represents the State of Minnesota in state and federal court and administrative hearings.

The Office enforces state consumer protection and antitrust laws, regulates charitable institutions, and advocates for people and small businesses in utilities matters.

Keith Ellison is MN’s 30th attorney general.  His job is to help Minnesotans afford their lives and live with dignity, safety and respect.  Before serving as MN’s Attorney General he Represented MN’s 5th Congressional District and he also served in Minnesota’s House of Representatives.

Prior to that he was an attorney specializing in civil rights and defense law.  He is the 1st African American and 1st Muslim American elected to statewide office in Minnesota.

If you want to report price gouging, frauds or scams you should contact his office 651-296-3353.