Washington, D.C. (July 30, 2015)—Today, Senator Barbara Mikulski and Rep. Elijah E. Cummings announced the introduction of landmark legislation to appropriate more than $1.2 billion in emergency funding for inner-city neighborhoods.
Cummings, Sanders Urge Mayors and County Officials to Combat Overcharging for Critical Drug Used by First Responders
Washington, DC (July 29, 2015)—Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Primary Health and Retirement Security, sent a letter to the United States Conference of Mayors and the National Association of Counties urging their members to follow the lead of New York and other states that are demanding affordable prices for a critical drug used by first responders nationwide.
Washington, DC (July 28, 2015) – Today, top Democrats in the House introduced three bills that would make it illegal for public and private sector employers to discriminate, sexually harass and retaliate against interns.
Washington, D.C. (July 27, 2015) – Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings spoke at the 47th Annual National Meeting and Conference of the Union of Black Episcopalians in Baltimore, MD.
Washington, D.C. (July 23, 2015)—Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, applauded Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh for taking steps to combat the rising cost of naloxone, a life-saving drug used to treat overdoses of heroin and other opioids.
Cummings Joins Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Senior Obama Administration Officials to Announce Solar Energy and Job Training Initiative in Baltimore
Washington, D.C. (July 7, 2015) – U.S. Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) today joined Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and senior Obama Administration officials to announce a new solar energy and job creation initiative in Baltimore. The initiative will provide Baltimore residents with access to affordable solar energy and job training to begin careers in solar energy.