elijah cummings

Rep. Elijah Cummings died at the age of 68 on October 17, and the honors and accolades have been pouring in since for the Maryland congressman. Cummings was the first Black lawmaker to lie in state at the U.S. Capitol, and many of his peers, family, and friends are gathered in Baltimore in remembrance.

As the world continues to reel from the news that Rep. Elijah Cummings has passed, a gathering call of remembrance of the longtime politician is currently growing. On Twitter, several hashtags have cropped up in honor of the Maryland congressman and we’ve combed through the responses.

U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings of Baltimore passed away early Thursday morning. He was just 68.

Politics aren’t for the faint of heart. When abiding officials don’t get their way, there may be hellfire and/or temper-tantrums to pay.

This week has been a tough one for the IRS. The agency is in the eye of a public relations storm involving taxpayer money, the cupid shuffle and a Star Trek spoof that wasn’t well received.