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Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) on Tuesday joined a growing chorus of Democratic lawmakers calling for President Trump to be impeached. “When the history books are written about this tumultuous era, I want them to show that I was among those in the House of Representatives who stood up to lawlessness and tyranny,” Cummings, the chairman of the House Oversight […]

In the wake of high-profile mass shootings, U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, other local politicians and dozens of activists — many of whom lost loved ones to gun violence — rallied in Baltimore Saturday for gun safety. At the Baltimore rally and march, activists from across Maryland donned bright red shirts and carried posters that read […]

House Oversight Committee Chair Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) said Sunday there was “no doubt” President Trump was a racist amid fallout over Trump’s tweets attacking four congresswomen of color. “No doubt about it,” Cummings said, when asked by ABC’s George Stephanopoulos if Trump was a racist. “I tried to give him the benefit of the doubt but when I think about what […]

House Oversight Chairman Elijah Cummings ripped into the acting head of Homeland Security on Thursday, upbraiding Kevin McAleenan over the conditions of detention facilities for migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border. The Maryland Democrat got emotional while discussing the crowded centers migrants are being held in. Reading from a court document in which a federal judge […]