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June 23, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (June 23, 2016)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement on the Supreme Court decision in Fisher v. Texas:  

June 23, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (June 23, 2016)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement on the verdict in State of Maryland v. Caesar Goodson:  

June 22, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (June 22, 2016)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement after joining House Democrats to stage a sit-in against congressional inaction on gun violence:  

“Every year, tens of thousands of Americans die as a result of gun violence. In some states, firearms take more lives than car accidents.

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June 12, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (June 12, 2016)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement on the tragic mass shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida: 

“The shooting in Orlando was a tragic act of hatred and terror, and I grieve for the victims of this senseless crime and their loved ones. 

June 4, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (June 4, 2016) — Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement on the passing of boxing legend and human rights activist Muhammad Ali:

“My prayers are with Muhammad Ali’s friends and family as they mourn his death.