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.
Watch them discuss their new initiative on MSNBC's Morning Joe.
Washington, D.C. (February 2, 2016) — Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement recognizing Black History Month:
“Every February our nation celebrates Black History Month by honoring the rich contributions that African Americans—the famous and the not so famous—have made to America.
Washington, D.C. (January 18, 2016) — Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement honoring the legacy of civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.:
Washington, D.C. (January 12, 2016)— Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, issued the following statement applauding President Obama’s State of the Union address:
Washington, D.C. (January 12, 2016) — Today, the House Judiciary Committee unanimously approved the bipartisan Second Chance Reauthorization Act of 2015—legislation led by Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner and co-sponsored by Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) and others.
Washington, D.C. (January 5, 2016) — Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement lauding President Obama’s announcement of executive actions to expand criminal background checks to prevent gun violence in America: