Press Releases

January 12, 2018 Press Release

Today, the Maryland Delegation sent a letter to Governor Larry Hogan inquiring about the Governor’s plans to protect Marylanders from the impact of the Republican tax bill’s cap of the State and Local Tax deduction. Congressman Cummings was joined in the letter by Senators Van Hollen and Cardin and Congressmen Hoyer, Brown, Delaney, Raskin, Ruppersberger, and Sarbanes.

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January 8, 2018 Press Release

January 8, 2018—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement condemning the Trump Administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Salvadorans in September 2019 and urging the passage of legislation to codify protections for Salvadorans, Haitians, Nicaraguans, and other TPS recipients living in the United States:

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January 5, 2018 Press Release

Congressman Cummings was admitted to Johns Hopkins Hospital for a bacterial infection in his knee. Doctors drained the infection in a minor procedure today. He is resting comfortably and expects a full recovery.

January 4, 2018 Press Release

Baltimore, MD (January 4, 2018)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement on President Trump’s decision to dissolve the administration’s “Election Integrity” Commission:

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December 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Elijah Cummings, Dutch Ruppersberger and John Sarbanes (all D-Md.) today released the following joint statement:

 

December 20, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC (December 20, 2017)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) released the following statement on the House revote of the Republican tax bill:

December 15, 2017 Press Release

Baltimore, MD (December 15, 2017) – Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) announced the winner of the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for Maryland’s 7th Congressional District. Luke Mann, who attends Marriotts Ridge High School, won the challenge for his app Damage Analysis of Puerto Rico Using Satellite Imagery.

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December 1, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Elijah Cummings, Dutch Ruppersberger and John Sarbanes (all D-Md.) today released the following joint statement:

November 30, 2017 Press Release

Baltimore, M.D. (November 30, 2017) Today, during National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) celebrated the U.S. Postal Service’s release of the Alzheimer’s Semipostal stamp and honored the advocates who made the creation of this stamp possible. Joined by Director of Memory and Alzheimer’s Treatment Center Dr. Constantine G.

November 21, 2017 Press Release

Baltimore, M.D. (November 21, 2017) – Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement condemning the Trump Administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haitians in July 2019 and urging the passage of legislation to codify protections for Haitians, Salvadorans, and other TPS recipients living in the United States:

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