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Elijah Cummings' Public Statements on Issue: Executive 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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 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
Jan. 14, 2014 Presidential and Federal Records Act Amendments of 2014
Sept. 6, 2013 Cummings Applauds President's Decision to Address Nation on Syria
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
May 16, 2013 Letter to Senator Reid and Senator McConnell - Confirmation of Tom Perez
April 15, 2013 Federal Employee Tax Accountability Act of 2013
April 15, 2013 Government Accountability Office Improvement Act
April 15, 2013 District of Colombia Chief Financial Officer Vacancy Act
April 15, 2013 Contracting and Tax Accountability Act of 2013
Jan. 24, 2013 Oversight Committee Makes Bipartisan Call for Appointment of State Department IG
Jan. 3, 2013 Hoyer, Maryland Delegation Announce 5-Year Delay in Treasury Department, GSA Plan to Move 450 Jobs Out of Prince George's County
Sept. 19, 2012 Cummings Issues Statement After Briefing by DOJ's Inspector General on Gunwalking Report
June 28, 2012 Authorizing Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to Initiate or Intervene in Judicial Proceedings to Enforce Certain Subpoenas
June 27, 2012 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
June 14, 2012 Cummings Circulates "Dissenting Views" on Issa's Contempt Citation of Attorney General Ahead of Scheduled Vote on Wednesday
June 12, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Darrell E. Issa, Chairman, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
June 11, 2012 Congressman Cummings Issues Statement on Scheduled Contempt Notice of Attorney General Holder
June 11, 2012 Cummings Issues Statement on Scheduled Contempt Notice
Jan. 4, 2012 Cummings Lauds Appointment of Cordray to Head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Dec. 8, 2011 Cummings Responds to Senate GOP Vote to Block Richard Cordray as Head of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
June 24, 2011 Cummings Applauds Presidential Executive Order To Extend Accountability And Cut Government Waste
Jan. 3, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
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
Jan. 20, 2009 Fox News "Your World" - Transcript
Aug. 28, 2008 MSNBC "Decision '08" - Transcript
Feb. 27, 2008 Cummings Supports Clemens Referral to DOJ
Jan. 28, 2008 The State of the Union: We Can and Must Do Better
April 4, 2007 MSNBC Hardball-Transcript
March 16, 2007 House Committee Investigates White House Disclosure of CIA Agent Valerie Plame Wilson's Identity
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