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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
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maya; 3 Children
Birth Date: 01/18/1951
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Baptist
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Date Title
Oct. 20, 2005 Recognizing Three Fallen Soldiers Serving in Iraq
Oct. 19, 2005 Assuring the Accuracy of Medical Tests Congressman Cummings' Urging Leads to Major Improvements to Laboratory Oversight Process
Oct. 19, 2005 Providing for Concurrence by House with Amendments in Senate Amendment to H.R. 3971, Q1, TMA, and Abstinence Programs Extension...
Oct. 18, 2005 Congressman Cummings Urges Further Attention to Port and Tunnel Security
Oct. 17, 2005 Congressman Cummings' Statement Honoring Maryland National Guard Specialist Samuel M. Boswell, 20, of Elkridge, Maryland; Specialist Bernard L. Ceo...
Oct. 13, 2005 Congressman Cummings Concerned by Move to Separate Northeast Corridor from Amtrak
Oct. 13, 2005 Congressman Cummings Saddened by the Loss of C. DeLores Tucker
Oct. 7, 2005 Introduction of the Hurricane Disaster Mortgage Moratorium Act of 2005
Oct. 3, 2005 Congressman Cummings Responds to President Bush's Nomination of White House Counsel Harriet Miers as Associate U.S. Supreme Court Justice
Oct. 1, 2005 Build Your Own Brand
Sept. 30, 2005 Cummings' Statement on Secretary William Bennett's Controversial Comments
Sept. 27, 2005 Brown Demonstrates Blurred Hindsight
Sept. 27, 2005 Congressman Cummings' Statement on the Renaming of BWI Airport to BWI-Thurgood Marshall Airport
Sept. 22, 2005 School Readiness Act of 2005
Sept. 15, 2005 MSNBC Hardball - Transcript
Sept. 15, 2005 The Poverty Level in Our Nation is Unacceptable - It is Time for a Change
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
Sept. 8, 2005 Concerning the Devastation and Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina
Sept. 7, 2005 MSNBC Hardball - Transcript
Sept. 6, 2005 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight - Transcript
Sept. 4, 2005 Congressman Cummings Joins Nation in Remembering Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist
Sept. 2, 2005 Remarks of Congressman Cummings - Hurricane Katrina Press Conference
Sept. 2, 2005 In Support of Emergency Appropriations for the Victims of Hurricane Katrina
Sept. 2, 2005 CNN Larry King Live - Transcript
Sept. 1, 2005 Aiding the Victims of Hurricane Katrina
Aug. 31, 2005 Congressman Cummings Joins Democratic Leader Pelosi Urging Congressional Response to Hurricane Katrina
Aug. 31, 2005 Congressman Cummings' Statement on Hurricane Katrina
Aug. 23, 2005 Congressman Cummings Examines the Problem of Methamphetamine at Congressional Hearing
Aug. 18, 2005 Congressman Cummings Calls for Action On Health Care Disparities in Medicare
Aug. 15, 2005 Congressman Cummings Comments on Judge's Decision to Block New Homeland Security Rules
Aug. 2, 2005 CNN Inside Politics - Transcript
Aug. 1, 2005 Congressman Cummings Expresses Disappointment in the Suspension of Orioles' Rafael Palmeiro for Steroid Use
July 29, 2005 In Support of the Resolution Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965
July 29, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 3, Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
July 28, 2005 Mexican Postal Service's Issuance of the "Memin Pinguin" Stamps
July 28, 2005 Congressman Cummings Votes Against CAFTA
July 27, 2005 Drug Addiction Treatment Expansion Act
July 27, 2005 House Passes Legislation Lifting Limitation on Prescribing Drug Addiction Treatment
July 27, 2005 Commemorating the Fifteenth Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act
July 27, 2005 Introduction of the Teacher Training Expansion Act of 2005
July 27, 2005 Congressman Cummings Introduces Teacher Training Expansion Act
July 26, 2005 Congressman Elijah E. Cummings Receives a 100% Rating from Leading Hispanic Groups
July 21, 2005 Cummings, Cardin, Ruppersberger Comment on Close of Public Comment Period on Bus Initiative
July 21, 2005 USA Patriot and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2005
July 20, 2005 Rep. Cummings Comments on President Bush's Visit to Baltimore
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
July 14, 2005 Water Resources Development Act of 2005
July 8, 2005 Report Says Social Security Progressive Indexing Plan Would Drastically Reduce Benefits in 7th Congressional District
July 1, 2005 Congressman Elijah Cummings commends Justice O'Connor's Service, Urges President to nominate replacement from judicial mainstream
June 30, 2005 Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
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