Elijah Cummings

Elijah Eugene Cummings is the U.S. Representative for MD-7, serving since 1996. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Elijah Cummings has 894 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 78 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 8,510 views per program. Most appearances with Sheila Jackson Lee (20), Maxine Waters (18), Barbara Lee (18). Most common tags: African Americans, Benghazi, Washington Politics.

Appearances by Title:April 25, 1996 - Present U.S. Representative, D-MD 7th Videos: 878 May 23, 2016 - Present Chair, Platform Drafting Committee, Democratic National Convention Committee Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House considered six bills under suspension of the rules, including one to raise the Secret Service limit on overtime…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved legislation that would exempt makers of manufactured homes, also known as “mobile homes,” from…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed a bill that allows mineral mining while restoring mining leases on certain federal lands in northern Minnesota.…

  • Opioid Crisis Field Hearing

    Opioid Crisis Field Hearing

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a field hearing at Johns Hopkins Hospital on the opioid crisis.…

  • Opioid Epidemic Summit

    Opioid Epidemic Summit

    Former President Bill Clinton, current and former Democratic policy makers, and public health experts participated in a…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House continued work on a bill to strengthen whistleblower protections for federal employees. Members also debated a…

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