Press Releases

April 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (April 30, 2019) – Today, Representatives Elijah E.

April 29, 2019 Press Release
Latest Federal Relief for May 2018 Flash Flooding Reimburses County for Thistle Road Repairs

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Representative Elijah E. Cummings (all D-Md.) have announced more than $1 million from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for road repairs in Catonsville, Maryland.

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April 24, 2019 Press Release

Catonsville, MD (April 24, 2019) – Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD), Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, released a Committee Staff Report on the prices of diabetes drugs for seniors and the uninsured in Maryland’s 7th Congressional District.

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April 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (April 11, 2019) – This week, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) and U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), in recognition of Second Chance Month, introduced legislation to ease the barriers to re-entry for formerly incarcerated individuals.

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April 7, 2019 Press Release

Baltimore, MD (April 7, 2019) – Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07) issued the following statement on the passing of Maryland House of Delegates Speaker Michael E. Busch:

“My heart is heavy today in learning of the passing of Speaker Busch.

April 1, 2019 Press Release

Baltimore, MD (April 1, 2019)—Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07) issued the following statement in response to Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh taking a leave of absence:

“I am pleased that this matter is being addressed by the appropriate authorities and I wish Mayor Pugh a speedy recovery as she continues to recuperate.

March 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (March 28, 2019) - Today, during Women’s History Month, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07), U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), U.S.

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March 27, 2019 Press Release
Bill Would Allow Families to Make Informed Decisions When Selecting Colleges

Washington, D.C. (March 27, 2019)—Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) and Rep. Brett Guthrie (R-KY) introduced the Net Price Calculator Improvement Act, bipartisan legislation to increase the transparency of college costs by improving existing calculators used by students and their families to estimate the costs of attending college.

 

March 13, 2019 Press Release

Baltimore, MD (March 13, 2019) – Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07) issued the following statement on the passing of former Maryland Governor Harry Hughes:

“I join my fellow Marylanders in mourning the passing of former Maryland Governor Harry Hughes.

March 5, 2019 Press Release

Today, Senator Jeff Merkley, along with Congressman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) introduced the Stopping Abuse and Fraud in Electronic (SAFE) Lending Act.

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