Elijah Cummings

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What You Need to Know About Tuesday’s Special Primary Election

We break down top Dem platforms and predictions in race for Elijah Cummings’ seat.

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Field Notes: So Long Styrofoam, Banned Plastic Bags, and a Revamped Rash Field

A roundup of eco-news from throughout the region.

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Maya Rockeymoore Cummings Declares For Late Husband’s Seat

We break down the familiar faces in upcoming special Democratic primary.

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Scenes from Congressman Cummings’ Funeral at New Psalmist Baptist Church

Mourners share memories of the Baltimore leader and civil rights advocate.

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Former Presidents Obama and Clinton to Speak at Cummings Funeral in Baltimore

The late Congressman is the first African American elected official to lie in state at the U.S. Capitol today.

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Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D’Alesandro III, Brother of Nancy Pelosi, Dies at 90

Known as “Young Tommy,” D’Alesandro III presided over the city during tumultuous period, including the ’68 riots.

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U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, Passionate Advocate for Civil Rights and Baltimore, Dies at 68

The son of former sharecroppers and House Oversight Committee chairman passed away early Thursday.

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Pelosi Announces House Will Begin Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Maryland’s Democratic congressional delegation announces support for formal hearings.

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What is the Likelihood of President Trump Coming to Baltimore?

With a House Republican conference and an invitation from Elijah Cummings, a presidential visit might be imminent.

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Trump's Continued Attacks on Baltimore Addressed in Democratic Presidential Debate

Candidates are some of many who have come to the city’s defense in recent days.

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Baltimore City Takes on Trump after President’s Vitriolic Attacks

Donald Trump adds people of Baltimore, Rep. Elijah Cummings, Maryland Congressional District to growing list of black and brown targets.

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Maryland Politicians React to Good, Bad, and Ugly in Mueller Report

President didn’t conspire with Russian intelligence during 2016 election. He did try to seize control of the special counsel investigation.

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Trump Meeting in Baltimore Cancelled, But Revitalization Discussions Will Still Happen

Wednesday’s planned visit to the city will now take place at the White House.

News & Community

Homeward Bound

The inaugural Baltimore Homecoming brings accomplished natives back home.

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Planned Parenthood Taps Baltimore City Health Commissioner Leana Wen as New President

Wen becomes second doctor to lead organization in its 102-year history.

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Maryland Politicians React to Great Mills High School Shooting

Gunman was killed and two students were injured in the early morning attack.

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NAACP Convention Kicks Off, Trump Declines Invitation

Founded in 1909, the nation’s largest civil rights organization returns its annual convention to Baltimore.

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Local Representatives Weigh in on James Comey Testimony

Chris Van Hollen, Bed Cardin, Elijah Cummings, and Andy Harris offer varying takes.

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Hillary Clinton Speaks at Fundraiser in Fells Point

Former Secretary of State and presidential candidate addresses crowd for Elijah Cummings’ youth program.

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Historic Flooding Devastates Ellicott City and Portions of Baltimore City

Storms cause two deaths and extensive damage to local businesses.

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