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Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, D-Md.

Member of the House (10th full term)



District: Maryland - 7th District
Political Highlights: Md. House, 1983-96
Born: January 18, 1951; Baltimore, Md.
Residence: Baltimore
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Maya Rockeymoore Cummings; three children
Education: Howard U., B.A. 1973; U. of Maryland, J.D. 1976
Elected: 1996
Committee Assignments: Oversight & Government Reform; Transportation & Infrastructure (Coast Guard & Maritime Transportation; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials); Benghazi Attack
Social Media:

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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 43rd ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 25,355 followers
State Clout: Maryland is 9th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

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