Elijah Cummings

Jamal Bryant Drops Out Of Congressional Race; What Does That Mean For Cummings?Just eight days after entering the race for Congress, prominent Baltimore Pastor Jamal Bryant dropped out. Bryant intended to run for the seat long-held by Elijah Cummings.
Rep. Cummings: 'Black Lives Have To Matter To Black People'The nonstop spike in crime from month to month has one of Maryland's top congressional leaders begging for an end to what he calls "black on black" violence.
Cummings Calls For Lower Prices For Heroin Overdose AntidoteRep. Elijah Cummings is calling on Maryland leaders to negotiate lower prices for a heroin overdose antidote to ensure first responders have the drug at hand when they need it.
Rep. Cummings: 'Not Enough' To Take Down Confederate FlagAs the debate rages on over the removal of the Confederate flag from South Carolina's capitol, one Democrat is saying that taking down the "symbol of racial hatred" is only the first step.
Fire Breaks Out At West Baltimore Home Of Rep. CummingsAuthorities say a fire broke out at Rep. Elijah Cummings' West Baltimore townhouse, but no one was home.
Federal Leaders, Students Discuss What Needs To Be Done To Heal BaltimoreOne week after students return to class following riots in West Baltimore, members of President Obama's cabinet visit Frederick Douglass High School.
Baltimore City Leaders Urging Rioters To Get Off The StreetsThe mayor insisted she would not surrender the city to a band of what she called "thugs." She is calling for calm and peace. The police commissioner is insisting that parents get involved and help.
Serious Questions About Secret Service Following Latest IncidentTwo high-ranking agents are accused of crashing a government vehicle right into an investigation scene after leaving a party.
On Time: January 11, 2015Gigi Barnett spoke with Rep. Elijah Cummings, Sullivan Jones and Esau Pritchett.
City Leaders Want To Improve Residents-Police RelationshipIt's been more than a month since the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown at the hands of a police officer in Ferguson. The shooting sparked outrage and nationwide protests. Now city leaders in Baltimore, including the mayor, are coming together to try and create a better relationship between citizens and the police.
Md. Lawmakers Oppose Sonic Cannon Oil ExplorationEight of Maryland's 10-member congressional delegation are urging President Barack Obama to reconsider siding with a proposal to allow the use of seismic air guns to explore for oil and gas in the Atlantic Ocean.
Congressman Cummings Leads Democrats In Investigation Into Benghazi Terror AttacksBaltimore Congressman Elijah Cummings leads Democrats on a controversial Select Committee investigation of the terror attack on the United States compound in Benghazi.