Rep. Elijah Cummings Dies At 68

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Thursday, October 17th
Tributes poured in from both sides of the aisle Friday after Democratic Congressman Elijah Cummings died at the age of 68.

Cummings, the son of a South Carolina sharecropper, had represented the Baltimore area for 23 years and held position of great influence as Chair of the House Oversight Committee.

KCBS Radio anchors Stan Bunger and Susan Leigh Taylor spoke to Politico reporter Daniel Lippman, who says there was no one else quite like Cummings in Congress.