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Elijah Cummings demands John Kelly be transparent about Trump's decisions to revoke security clearances

The top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee is calling on White House chief of staff John Kelly to shed light on President Trump's decision to …

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Forging our National Response to the Opioid Epidemic

By Elijah Cummings On July 27, Senator Elizabeth Warren and I held a congressional Roundtable in Baltimore with Maryland Senator Ben Cardin and …

Public Health

House Dem: Trump has tried to 'distract us' from being world's 'moral authority'

Congressman Elijah Cummings, D-Md., is interviewed by Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl on "This Week."

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President Trump's words against racism 'ring hollow': Rep. Elijah Cummings

A top-ranking Democratic congressman and former chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus said President Trump's words this weekend against racism …

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Sunday on 'This Week': Kellyanne Conway, Rep. Elijah Cummings and Michael Avenatti

This Sunday, ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl goes one-on-one with Counselor to the President <b>Kellyanne Conway</b> and ranking …

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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:<p>ABC's "This Week" — Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president; Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md.; Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's personal lawyer; Michael Avenatti, attorney for Stormy Daniels.<p>___<p>NBC's "Meet the Press" — Omarosa …

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Top oversight Democrat presses Trump administration on Obamacare online content deletions

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., is demanding the Trump administration answer questions surrounding the potential scrubbing of Obamacare content on …

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Affordable Housing: A Debate over Core American Values

<i>By Elijah Cummings</i><p>Along with access to food and healthcare, every American family deserves to live in a safe and affordable home. We are not a nation …

Housing

Governor’s Race Heats Up As Hogan, Jealous Endorsements Roll In

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Political rivals Gov. Larry Hogan and Ben Jealous are racking up support as the gubernatorial race gains momentum.Both candidates …

Fire Fighting

New MD bill would treat opioid crisis as public health emergency

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Representative Elijah Cummings and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren announced a new bill at a roundtable discussion Friday in …

Public Health

The Battle for Control of the Supreme Court

By Elijah Cummings Responding to President Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to be the fifth (and majority) vote on the nine-member United …

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EPA Official Explains To Elijah Cummings That FOIA Policies He Called ‘Troubling’ Were Put In Place Under Obama

6:55 PM 07/16/2018<p>Environmental protection Agency (EPA) policies put in place that a top House Democrat railed against were actually put in place …

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The Latest: Scrutiny of 'politically charged' FOIA requests

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Environmental Protection Agency's handling of public records requests (all times local):<p>10:35 a.m.<p>Environmental Protection Agency Chief of Staff Ryan Jackson is defending his agency's handling of records requests under the Freedom of Information Act.<p>Jackson said …

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WATCH: Republicans try to stop Elijah Cummings from listing guilty Trump officials at Strzok hearing

Republican lawmakers unsuccessfully tried to stop Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) from listing the guilty pleas by Trump campaign officials obtained by …

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Rep. Cummings: WH didn't intend to reunite families

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., discusses the Trump administration's border policy, saying the WH didn't initially intend to reunited families separated …

Politics

Rep. Elijah Cummings: Some Migrant Children Will Never Be Reunited With Their Parents

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) discusses the Trump administration's border policy, saying the WH didn't initially intend to reunited families separated …

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House members back unions' challenge to Trump civil service orders

A bipartisan group of four current and former members of Congress is backing several major unions in a legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders limiting the amount of time federal employees can spend on union business and making it easier to fire them for poor performance.<p>…

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Elijah Cummings calls GOP opioid bills 'inadequate' because of lack of funding

Rep. Elijah Cummings said the House’s effort to pass more than 70 bills combating the opioid crisis is inadequate because it doesn’t fully fund the …

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Furor Over Huckabee Sanders Continues

<b>By Ty’rique Sims, Special to the AFRO</b><p>White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant last Friday night …

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Democratic lawmaker: Restaurant 'should have served' Sanders

Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings said Sunday the Virginia restaurant owner who asked White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave this weekend should have served her instead.<p>"I think, as far as the restaurant incident, I think the restaurant owner should have served her," said …

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Elijah Cummings says restaurant should have served Sanders -- but blames Trump for political climate

Rep. Elijah Cummings, Maryland Democrat, is certainly no fan of the Trump administration, but he said Sunday that the Red Hen owner should have …

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Rep. Elijah Cummings blasts Trump administration for creating "false crisis" at the border

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, says that the Trump administration has created a "false crisis" at the U.S. border with its "zero tolerance" …

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Rep. Elijah Cummings blasts Trump administration for creating "false crisis" at the border - CBS News

Rep. Elijah Cummings blasts Trump administrat...

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Elijah Cummings Blasts Republicans For Condoning "Child Internment Camps" At Border: "What Country Is This?"

At Tuesday's House Oversight Committee hearing with Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, Ranking Member Elijah Cummings delivered a …

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Rep. Cummings: This border policy doesn't make us better

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., on Capitol Hill Tuesday blasted the president's border policy, saying the U.S. is better than separating families. Rep. …

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VERBATIM: 'We are better than that' | Reuters.com

U.S. Democratic Representative Elijah Cummings opens an unrelated hearing on Capitol Hill with a call for his Republican colleagues to repudiate the Trump Administration policy separating migrant children from their families.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>U.S. Democratic Representative Elijah …

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WATCH: Elijah Cummings Pleads With Republican Colleagues: 'We Need You to Stand up to President Trump'

<!—http://cdn.brid.tv/live/partners/9968/sd/257241.mp4—><p>Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) gave an emotionally-charged speech Tuesday morning in response …

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Whoa! Elijah Cummings Shouts At GOP Colleagues Over Migrant Children

More like this, please. Rep. Elijah Cummings at the House Oversight Committee, in front of the Inspector General. He went after Republicans on the …

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Fox Host Calls Out Elijah Cummings’ Theatrics On Immigration Crisis: ‘Get To Work’

On Tuesday, Fox News’ Melissa Francis made a salient point when the "Outnumbered" panel was discussing the current immigration crisis, specifically …

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House Hearing Analyzes Clinton-FBI Report

Members of the House are digging into the Justice Department watchdog report on the <b>Hillary Clinton</b> email investigation. At a hearing yesterday, the …

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