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Elijah Cummings' Public Statements on Issue: Judicial 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
Nov. 13, 2013 NBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Judicial Nominations and Affordable Care Act
July 4, 2013 Cummings Reacts to Maryland Court of Appeals Appointments
Feb. 27, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Voting Rights
Oct. 16, 2012 Cummings Praises Supreme Court Ruling on Early Voting in Ohio
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Edward DeMarco, Acting Director of the Federal Housing Financing Agency (FHFA)
Aug. 3, 2010 Cummings Applauds Confirmation of Justice Elena Kagan
Aug. 6, 2009 Statement on the Confirmation of Judge Sotomayor
May 26, 2009 Statement on Nomination of Sotomayor
May 18, 2009 Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - Protecting The Public From Waste, Fraud, And Abuse: H.R. 1507, The Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act Of 2009
May 13, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - AIG: Where Is The Taxpayers' Money Going?
May 5, 2009 Hearing Of The Joint Economic Committee-The Economic Outlook For The United States
April 2, 2009 Statement on Nomination of Judge Andre Davis
April 1, 2009 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Proposals to Fight Fraud and Protect Taxpayers
March 15, 2007 Recognizing the Significance of Black History Month
March 1, 2006 Honoring and Praising the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People on the Occasion of Its 97th Anniversary
Jan. 31, 2006 Congressman Cummings Comments on Justice Alito's Confirmation to U.S. Supreme Court
Nov. 12, 2005 Now, America Must Decide
Oct. 31, 2005 Congressman Elijah Cummings' reaction to President Bush's Nomination
Oct. 3, 2005 Congressman Cummings Responds to President Bush's Nomination of White House Counsel Harriet Miers as Associate U.S. Supreme Court Justice
Sept. 27, 2005 Congressman Cummings' Statement on the Renaming of BWI Airport to BWI-Thurgood Marshall Airport
Sept. 15, 2005 Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of Rosa Parks' Refusal to Give Up Her Seat on the Bus and the Subsequent Desegregation of American Society
July 19, 2005 Congressman Elijah Cummings Reacts to President Bush's Nomination of Circuit Court Judge John G. Roberts, Jr., to the United States Supreme Court Seat
June 8, 2005 Congressman Cummings Comments on Justice Janice Rogers Brown's Confirmation
May 24, 2005 Congressman Cummings' Response to Senate Judicial Compromise
May 19, 2005 Congressman Cummings States Opposition to Nuclear Option
May 12, 2005 Congressman Cummings Challenges Attacks Upon the Federal Judiciary
April 25, 2005 Congressman Cummings Challenges Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist's Use of Religious Test in "Justice Sunday" Video
Jan. 12, 2005 Congressman Cummings Comments Favorably on U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Regarding Sentencing
July 28, 2004 CNN News from CNN - Transcript
July 27, 2004 NPR Tavis Smiley - Transcript
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