We are following some breaking news this morning. Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings died overnight at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Few details are known at this time, but his office released a statement that you can read below.
Cummings was elected to the House of Representatives in 1996 and proudly served his constituents until his final moments. He earned the spotlight this year after vicious attacks from the President on his personal life and his jurisdiction.
Elijah Cummings was a man who dedicated much of his life to serving the people of his community. He will be missed. Cummings was 68 years old.