Eye of Truth
Congressman Elijah Cummings from Maryland

Profile for Congressman Elijah Cummings from Maryland

Congressman Elijah E. Cummings
Democrat
Maryland
202-225-4741
District: 7

Next Election: 2020

Missed 1 Votes

Absent for 2% of Votes

Votes with Party 95%

Seniority: 26

Latest Votes:

Jun 26 2019

Voted Yes On Passage on HR3351

Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes

Jun 26 2019

Voted No On Motion to Recommit with Instructions on HR3351

Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes

see all votes

Latest Announcements:

Jun 17 2019 - 2:31 PM

Baltimore Congressional Delegation Asks USDA to Investigate Withdrawal of SNAP Eligibility for Lexington Market Vendors

Jun 6 2019 - 1:13 PM

Cummings, Katko Question Administrations Delay of Redesign of $20 Featuring Harriet Tubman

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $1,072,735
Individual $435,404
PAC & SuperPac $628,199
Disbursements: $1,141,458
Individual Refunds $500
Committee Refunds $0
Debts owed $0
Cash on Hand $886,230

view full campaign finance report

view fec.gov data

Bills Sponsored:

May 8 2019

hr2569

House Judiciary Committee

88 cosponsors

To provide emergency assistance to States, territories, Tribal nations, and local areas affected by the opioid epidemic and to make financial assistance available to States, territories, Tribal nations, local areas, and public or private nonprofit entities to provide for the development, organization, coordination, and operation of more effective and cost efficient systems for the delivery of essential services to individuals with substance use disorder and their families.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Natural Resources, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - May 8 2019

May 7 2019

hr2545

House Financial Services Committee

1 cosponsors

To create an Office of Cybersecurity at the Federal Trade Commission for supervision of data security at consumer reporting agencies, to require the promulgation of regulations establishing standards for effective cybersecurity at consumer reporting agencies, to impose penalties on credit reporting agencies for cybersecurity breaches that put sensitive consumer data at risk, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. - May 7 2019

Apr 30 2019

hr2410

House Ways and Means Committee

2 cosponsors

To provide for the sealing or expungement of records relating to Federal nonviolent criminal offenses, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - Apr 30 2019

Apr 1 2019

hr2003

House Oversight and Reform Committee

5 cosponsors

To amend title 5, United States Code, to clarify that during a lapse in appropriations certain services relating to the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program are excepted services under the Anti-Deficiency Act, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. - Apr 1 2019

Apr 1 2019

hr2004

House Oversight and Reform Committee

5 cosponsors

To amend title 5, United States Code, to continue supplemental dental and vision benefits and long-term care insurance coverage for Federal employees affected by a Government shutdown, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. - Apr 1 2019

Mar 7 2019

hr1582

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend title 44, United States Code, to require preservation of certain electronic records by Federal agencies, to require a certification and reports relating to Presidential records, and for other purposes.

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Mar 13 2019

Feb 22 2019

hr1316

House Oversight and Reform Committee

1 cosponsors

To establish the Federal Labor-Management Partnership Council, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. - Feb 22 2019

Feb 14 2019

hr1235

House Oversight and Reform Committee

4 cosponsors

To provide that the term of office of certain members of the Merit Systems Protection Board shall be extended by a period of 1 year, to limit such members from concurrently holding positions within the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection. - Feb 26 2019

Feb 7 2019

hr1063

House Oversight and Reform Committee

2 cosponsors

To amend title 44, United States Code, to require information on contributors to Presidential library fundraising organizations, and for other purposes.

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Feb 12 2019

Jan 3 2019

hr135

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

4 cosponsors

To amend the Notification and Federal Employee Antidiscrimination and Retaliation Act of 2002 to strengthen Federal antidiscrimination laws enforced by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and expand accountability within the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Jan 16 2019

Jan 3 2019

hr136

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

4 cosponsors

To amend title 5, United States Code, to protect unpaid interns in the Federal Government from workplace harassment and discrimination, and for other purposes.

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Jan 16 2019

May 16 2018

hr5834

House Judiciary Committee

6 cosponsors

To require the Attorney General to make competitive grants to State, tribal, and local governments to establish and maintain witness protection and assistance programs.

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. - May 16 2018

Jan 25 2018

hr4878

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

1 cosponsors

To establish the Federal Labor-Management Partnership Council, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. - Jan 25 2018

Jan 18 2018

hr4826

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

14 cosponsors

To amend the Presidential Transition Act of 1963 to require the development of ethics plans for certain transition teams, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. - Jan 18 2018

Oct 26 2017

hr4138

House Ways and Means Committee

17 cosponsors

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the negotiation of lower covered part D drug prices on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries and the establishment and application of a formulary by the Secretary of Health and Human Services under Medicare part D, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall w - Oct 26 2017

Jun 23 2017

hr3031

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for flexibility in making withdrawals from a Thrift Savings Plan account, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. - Nov 17 2017

Apr 28 2017

hr2229

House Judiciary Committee

1 cosponsors

All Circuit Review Act

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Jul 7 2018

Apr 5 2017

hr1906

House Agriculture Committee

7 cosponsors

REDEEM Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Nutrition. - Apr 24 2017

Mar 23 2017

hres224

House Education and the Workforce Committee

0 cosponsors

Recognizing the 150th Anniversary of Howard University and its contributions to the United States.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. - Mar 23 2017

Mar 7 2017

hr1376

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend title 44, United States Code, to require preservation of certain electronic records by Federal agencies, to require a certification and reports relating to Presidential records, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. - Jul 17 2018