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Elijah Cummings' Public Statements

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. 15, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - One Year Later: Have TSA Airport Security Checkpoints Improved?
Nov. 15, 2007 Cummings Calls on Security Administrator to Stop Downplaying Serious Security Breaches
Nov. 14, 2007 Cummings Urges Colleagues to Override President's Veto
Nov. 14, 2007 Doing More Than Talking About Physical Fitness
Nov. 14, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4156, Orderly and Responsible Iraq Redeployment Appropriations Act, 2008
Nov. 13, 2007 HBCU Capital Financing Improvement Act of 2007
Nov. 13, 2007 Second Chance Act
Nov. 9, 2007 Congressman Cummings Provides Tax Relief to Millions of Middle Class Families
Nov. 9, 2007 Cummings Statement on Hearing to Examine San Francisco Oil Spill
Nov. 8, 2007 Cummings Calls on Bernanke to Do More to Prevent Foreclosures
Nov. 8, 2007 Hearing of the Joint Economic Committee - The Economic Outlook
Nov. 6, 2007 Kendell Frederick Citizenship Assistance Act
Nov. 6, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Federal Workforce- Telework: Breaking New Ground?
Nov. 6, 2007 House Passes Legislation from Cummings to Eliminate Bureaucratic Bungling
Oct. 30, 2007 President Bush's Supplemental $200 Billion Request is a Step in the Wrong Direction
Oct. 29, 2007 Darfur
Oct. 25, 2007 H.R. 3963, Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007: Part II
Oct. 24, 2007 Hearing of the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Upholding the Spirit of the CRA
Oct. 23, 2007 Witness Security and Protection Act of 2007
Oct. 18, 2007 President's Veto of Chip Reauthorization
Oct. 18, 2007 Hearing of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Black Carbon and Global Warming
Oct. 18, 2007 Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act of 2007
Oct. 18, 2007 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Withholding of Information Relating to Corruption in Iraq
Oct. 17, 2007 The Value of the Justice System in the United States
Oct. 16, 2007 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Withholding of Information Relating to Corruption in Iraq
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Patterson Belknapp Webb & Tyler LLP
Oct. 10, 2007 Cummings Votes to Ease Housing Crisis
Oct. 4, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Assessing the State of Iraqi Corruption
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Blackwater USA's Iraq Mission
Oct. 2, 2007 Improper Oversight of Blackwater and the Passage of H.R. 3087 is a Step in the Right Direction to Responsibly Redeploy Our Troops from Iraq
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
Sept. 27, 2007 Why A Short-Term Witness Protection Program is Necessary: The Case of Carl Lackl
Sept. 26, 2007 At Request of Cummings, Commandant Acts on Racist Incidents at Coast Guard Academy
Sept. 26, 2007 Cummings to Insurance Companies: Put People over Profits
Sept. 25, 2007 Letter to Thad Allen, Coast Guard Commandant Admiral
Sept. 25, 2007 Letter to Mr. Paul Graziano, Commissioner of the Housing Authority of Baltimore City
Sept. 25, 2007 Chip Reauthorization and Dental Health
Sept. 25, 2007 Cummings Statement on CHIP Reauthorization
Sept. 18, 2007 Expanding American Homeownership Act of 2007
Sept. 17, 2007 Frequency of Witness Intimidation
Sept. 10, 2007 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
Sept. 10, 2007 Recognizing the Sixth Anniversary of the September 11 Attacks and the Need to Refocus Our Attention on the Global War on Terror
Sept. 10, 2007 Cummings: Time for a New Strategy
Sept. 7, 2007 Enough is Enough
Sept. 6, 2007 Support H.R. 933, The Witness Security and Protection Act of 2007
Aug. 31, 2007 Rep. Cummings Applauds Bush, Encourages Him to Strengthen Safeguards
Aug. 27, 2007 Cummings: We Must Move Forward to Restore Credibility to the Justice Department
Aug. 27, 2007 Van Hollen Statement on Gonzales Resignation
Aug. 22, 2007 Cummings to Bush: Stop the Desperate Tactics
Aug. 13, 2007 Congressman Cummings Urges President Bush to Break from Rove Legacy
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