Cummings Recognizes Memorial Day Holiday

May 26, 2017
Press Release

Washington, DC (May 26, 2017)— Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) issued the following statement in recognition of Memorial Day, which is Monday, May 29, 2017: 

“As we observe another Memorial Day by spending time with our friends and families, let us all take a moment to acknowledge the gravity of the day.  Memorial Day is more than a day for cook outs and beach trips. It is a day for us to honor the American men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice to defend the American way of life; and it is a day for us to honor the friends and families who have shared their loved ones with our nation. We are forever in their debt.”