The Congressman Elijah Cummings Tribute Book
For all Americans to relish, this collection of statements made about him and made by him present an illuminating picture of a great American citizen who relished the country’s Constitutional heritage. A parade of citizens from various stations – from elected officials to media personalities to co-workers – express their appreciation for his special temperament. We hear from Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and former president Barack Obama among others.
At the same time, readers are captivated by hearing the special words that Congressman Cummings himself uttered in various situations that led him to offer peculiarly inspiring thoughts about what matters in our lives.
This volume is both a deserved collection of tributes to the first black Congressman to lie in state in National Statuary Hall in the US Capitol as well as a reminder through his own words of what he promoted. The time-honored Maryland Democrat hailed as the North Star,was a key figure leading investigations into President Donald Trump,