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Memorial and funeral services were held for Congressman Elijah Cummings

Memorial and funeral services were held for Congressman Elijah Cummings, the first African American congressman to lie in state in the Capitol. It was good to see the hyperdivisive congressmen and US senators coming together to pay homage to a colleague. President Barack Obama eulogized Mr. Cummings at the funeral. A few days later, Congressman […]readmore

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Elijah Cummings 1951-2019

There will be a public viewing in the two-story chamber following a formal ceremony for members of Congress, the Cummings family and invited guests on Thursday morning, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced. The wake and funeral for Cummings will be held at New Psalmist Baptist Church — his church for nearly four decades — in […]readmore