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Elijah Cummings' Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

Full Name: Elijah E. Cummings
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 04/16/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maya; 3 Children
Birth Date: 01/18/1951
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 23, 2014 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - An Update on the IRS Response to Its Targeting Scandal
July 16, 2014 Hearing of the House Oversigh and Government Reform Committee - White House Office of Political Affairs: Is Supporting a Candidates and Campaign Fund-Raising an Appropriate Use of a Government Office?
July 11, 2014 Letter to Darrell Issa, Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Cummings Objects to Issa "Subpoena Binge" After Benghazi Taken Away From Oversight Committee
July 6, 2014 The Washington Post - House Members Try a DIY Preemptive Bipartisanship
March 13, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Copy of Counsel Opinion on Lerner Contempt Proceedings
March 6, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Chairman Issa, House Oversight Committee
March 6, 2014 Top Democrats Call for End to House GOP's Abuse of Power, Demand Vote to Condemn Issa's Action
March 6, 2014 Cummings Responds to Issa's Apology
March 6, 2014 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript: Chairman Issa & The IRS Targeting Scandal
March 5, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Chairman Issa and the IRS Targeting Scandal
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - The IRS: Targeting Americans for Their Political Beliefs
July 2, 2013 Cummings Mourns Congressman William H. Gray III
Dec. 26, 2012 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Oct. 9, 2012 Letter to Committee Chairmen
Sept. 12, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Darrell E. Issa, Chairman, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Sept. 11, 2012 Cummings: Issa DoE Subpoenas Violate Committee Rules and Excessive Tactics Intimidate Federal Employees
June 28, 2012 Cummings Issues Statement on Resolution to Hold Attorney General in Contempt of Congress
June 20, 2012 Cummings Issues Statement on Committee Contempt Vote
June 14, 2012 Cummings Circulates "Dissenting Views" on Issa's Contempt Citation of Attorney General Ahead of Scheduled Vote on Wednesday
Nov. 25, 2011 Cummings Applauds Committee Adoption of "Platts-Van Hollen Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2011"
March 3, 2011 Cummings Questions New Issa Subpoenas
Jan. 5, 2011 Cummings Sworn In For 112th Congress
Dec. 22, 2010 Cummings Statement On Congressional Adjournment
July 19, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
June 30, 2010 Correcting the Enrollment of H.R. 3360
Aug. 26, 2009 Cummings Statement On The Death Of Senator Ted Kennedy
June 5, 2007 Honoring the Memory of Parren J. Mitchell
April 4, 2007 MSNBC Hardball-Transcript
March 14, 2007 Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2007
Nov. 16, 2006 Congressman Cummings Nominates Congressman Steny Hoyer for Majority Leader
Oct. 1, 2005 Build Your Own Brand
May 12, 2005 Congressman Cummings Challenges Attacks Upon the Federal Judiciary
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