Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings announced the winner of his 2015 Congressional App Challenge, Mr. Kevin Zheng. Zheng, a Senior at Glenelg High School, won by creating a game called Save The Chesapeake, to teach users the importance of maintaining the health of the Chesapeake Bay.
Congressman Cummings spoke on the House floor in opposition to the Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act, which would eliminate the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s ability to protect minority consumers from being charged abusive and predatory interest rates.
Cummings speaks at event announcing an Obama Administration solar energy and job creation initiative in Baltimore.
Baltimore, MD (July 19, 2016) – Today, Congressmen Elijah E. Cummings and John Sarbanes (both D-MD) and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawling announced a new agreement between the U.S. Department of Energy, the Maryland Clean Energy Center and the City of Baltimore to increase access to solar energy for low-income households.
Washington, D.C. (July 18, 2016)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement on the verdict in State of Maryland v. Brian Rice:
Washington, D.C. (July 13, 2016) — Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued a statement on the Senate confirmation of Enoch Pratt Free Library Chief Executive Officer Dr. Carla D. Hayden to be Librarian of Congress. Dr. Hayden is the first African American and first woman to lead the Library of Congress.
Washington, D.C. (July 8, 2016)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement on the attack on police officers in Dallas, Texas:
Washington, D.C. (July 7, 2016)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement in response to the recent deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile: