Elijah Cummings

Elijah Eugene Cummings is an American politician and the U.S. Representative for MD-7, currently serving in his 13th term in the House, having served since 1996. The district includes just over half of Baltimore City, several other precincts of Baltimore County, as well as most of Howard County. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Elijah Cummings has 958 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 2018 with an average of 8,978 views per program. Most appearances with Sheila Jackson Lee (21), Maxine Waters (20), Barbara Lee (19). Most common tags: African Americans, Democratic Party, Benghazi.

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U.S. Representative, D-MD 7th April 25, 1996 - October 17, 2019 Videos: 942 Chair, Platform Drafting Committee, Democratic National Convention Committee May 23, 2016 - October 17, 2019 Videos: 7

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov

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