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Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD 7th District)

13th term Democrat from Maryland 7th District.


Residence: Baltimore

Marital Status: Married (Maya)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: MD House, 1983-96; US House, 1996-present

Education: BA Howard University, 1973; JD University of Maryland, 1976

Birthdate: 01/18/1951

Birthplace: Baltimore, MD

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 75%

Major Opponent: Corrogan R. Vaughn


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Elijah Cummings.

Website: cummings.house.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

2163 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-2007
Phone: (202) 225-4741
Fax: (202) 225-3178

Baltimore Office: (more district offices)

1010 Park Avenue, Suite 105
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Phone: (410) 685-9199
Fax: (410) 685-9399


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Vernon Simms
  • Scheduler: Jean Waskow
  • Legis. Dir.: Yvette Badu-Nimako
  • Dep. Chief of Staff: Trudy Perkins
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Yvette Badu-Nimako
  • Financial Services LA: Yvette Badu-Nimako
  • Telecomm LA: Yvette Badu-Nimako
  • Elections LA: Yvette Badu-Nimako
  • Energy LA: Theresa Chalhoub
  • Press Secy.: Andy Eichar
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Marc Broady
  • Military LA: Marc Broady
  • Foreign Policy LA: Marc Broady
  • Education LA: Marc Broady
  • Health LA: Theresa Chalhoub
  • Agriculture LA: Theresa Chalhoub
  • Environment LA: Theresa Chalhoub
  • Tax LA: Yvette Badu-Nimako



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Elijah Cummings voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Johnson of Connecticut Amendment, as Amended; Energy Policy Act of 2005 04/20/2005 Yea Voted For
F Amendment to Budget for FY 2006 03/17/2005 Yea Voted For
P Providing for consideration of H.R. 3394; Cyber Security Research and Development Act 02/07/2002 Yea Voted For
P Clean Lakes Program 04/12/2000 Not Voting Not Scored
F Organ Procurement and Transplantation 04/04/2000 Yea Voted For

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Elijah Cummings's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Elijah Cummings a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1182 - Bill to Amend the Truth in Lending Act Yes Send Message to Rep. Elijah Cummings


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