The day has come to lay to rest the Honorable Rep. Elijah Cummings. Last week, House Chairman Cummings succumbed to an undisclosed illness after a long battle. He passed away in his hometown of Baltimore, MD at Gilchrist Hospice Care early Oct. 17th. He was laid to rest today (Oct.25) and a major crowd was on hand to say goodbye.
Among the leaders in attendance, Fmr. President Barack Obama, who delivered a powerful speech on Cummings’ innate ability to live up to the widely used political term, “Honorable”.