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Chairman Elijah E. Cummings was our North Star. He led the @OversightDems  with character & integrity, and his legacy of principled leadership will stand for years to come. Today, @RepMaloney  & I dedicate the Oversight and Reform Hearing Room in his honor.

Our late Chairman Elijah E. Cummings always worked to return power to the people. 1 yr ago today, @HouseDemocrats  did just that by making history, passing #HR1 , #ForThePeople  Act; the most ambitious set of democracy reforms in a generation.

Today, we dedicate the Oversight and Reform Hearing Room to our beloved Chairman Elijah E. Cummings. Watch here at 4 pm ET:

Today, we dedicated our hearing room to our late Chairman, Elijah E. Cummings. We will never forget his unwavering commitment to fight for all people and improve the world for generations yet unborn. #ForThePeople 

“Here we called him our North Star,” Pelosi said during a dedication ceremony for the late Rep. Elijah Cummings in the room he presided as a committee chairman.

This afternoon we dedicated the @OversightDems  Hearing Room to my dear friend and former colleague Elijah E. Cummings. Elijah knew the critical role government oversight plays in a functioning democracy and never shied away from this awesome responsibility as Chairman.

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House Oversight Committee hearing room was named in honor of late Chairman Elijah Cummings — the first room in the Capitol complex to ever be named for an African American lawmaker

House Oversight Committee hearing room named in honor of late Chairman Elijah Cummings — the first room in the Capitol complex to ever be named for an African American lawmaker

Today we honored Congressman Elijah Cummings by naming the House Oversight Committee room for our former chairman. He had an unshakeable faith in our country and an unrelenting hope for all it could be. He fought every day to make it a more just place for all people.

Today, Members of Congress gathered together for the dedication ceremony of the Committee on Oversight and Reform Hearing Room being named in the Honor of Chairman Elijah E. Cummings.

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The American people have lost a great leader at a time of crisis in our democracy. Chairman Elijah Cummings gave all he had. He dedicated his entire life to serving the public good.

When Chairman Elijah Cummings spoke, America listened. He pushed each and every one of his colleagues to work for a higher purpose. May we all seek to follow his example.

Chairman Elijah Cummings was a true master of the House, using his expertise to ensure all Americans had access to opportunity. It is only fitting that he lie in state in the U.S. Capitol.

The House has lost our North Star. Chairman Elijah Cummings was a leader of towering character & integrity. His wisdom, his warm friendship and his great humanity will be deeply missed. Rest in peace, my friend.

U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings was a committee chairman known for his devotion to Baltimore and civil rights and for blunt and passionate speechmaking. He died of longstanding health problems early Thursday morning at 68.

Chairman Elijah Cummings believed in the promise of America because he had lived it. He committed his life to ensuring other Americans had many of the same opportunities. Today, we honor his legacy of service.

Chairman Elijah Cummings believed in the promise of America because he had lived it. He committed his life to ensuring other Americans had many of the same opportunities. Today, we honor his legacy of service.

Elijah Cummings must step aside as chairman & criminal investigations must be launched; he must also release his tax returns, accountant records & bank information.

As Chairman Elijah Cummings is laid to rest today, I will always remember him as a champion for millions of people he’d never meet. Let’s honor his life and build on his legacy by tackling inequality, standing up for decency, and empowering the next generation of leaders.

BREAKING: US House Oversight Cmte. Chairman Elijah Cummings has died, his office says.

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