Maya Rockeymoore Cummings Loses Election to Fill Late Husband’s Congressional Seat

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, widow of Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD), lost the Democratic special election primary yesterday to serve the rest of his term. Former Rep. Kweisi Mfume easily won with more than 40% of the vote in a 24-candidate field. Mfume will face Kimberly Klacik, who won the Republican primary, in an April special general […]

‘The View’ Ignores Rockeymoore Cummings Scandal; Lobs Softballs Instead

Democrat Congressional candidate Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, who is running for her late husband Elijah’s seat representing part of Baltimore, appeared on “The View” Monday and was not questioned about the scandal surrounding her nonprofit organization that has dogged her for the last 9 months. It was Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, so the hosts understandably wanted […]

Washington Post Looks at Maya Rockeymoore Cummings’s Charity

This article by Steve Thompson today appeared in the Washington Post: For years, Maya Rockeymoore Cummings ran a charity so closely intertwined with her for-profit consulting firm that they shared the same employees, the same office space and the same director — her. The private firm carried out the charity’s mission of promoting public health […]

Cummings Announces Congressional Bid; Denies Improprieties With Nonprofit

In response to questions by reporters, Maya Rockeymoore Cummings again denied improprieties in the operation of a nonprofit she heads called the Center for Global Policy Solutions (CGPS). The improprieties were alleged in a May 20 IRS Complaint and June 7 Amendment filed by the National Legal and Policy Center. The denials took place at […]

Maryland AG Asked to Investigate Cummings’ Nonprofit

From the Washington Examiner, by Alana Goodman: A watchdog group is asking the Maryland attorney general to investigate whether Rep. Elijah Cummings and his wife used a charity for improper self-enrichment, according to a copy of the complaint obtained by the Washington Examiner. The Foundation for Accountability and Civic Trust, which leans conservative, filed the […]

Rep. Elijah Cummings Drums Up Business for His Wife

From the Daily Wire by Ryan Saavreda: Democrat Rep. Elijah Cummings (MD), chairman of the House Oversight Committee, is facing accusations that he is using his position in Congress to financially benefit his wife, whose charity may have gained “illegal private benefit” from his committee activities. Cummings’ wife, Maya Rockeymoore, is the chairman of the […]

IRS Complaint: Cummings Wife Paid Twice For Same Work

Today, the National Legal and Policy Center (NLPC) filed an amendment to its May 20 Complaint to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, and the Center for Global Policy Solutions (CGPS), a nonprofit 501(c)(3) group that she heads. Cummings is the wife of Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD), the Chairman of the House […]

Nonprofit Documents Confirm Self-Dealing by Rep. Cummings Wife

From the Daily Caller by Andrew Kerr: House Oversight Chairman Elijah Cummings’s wife has funneled hundreds of thousands of dollars from her charity to her private for-profit organization, according to a previously undisclosed cost-sharing arrangement that multiple experts said raises red flags. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings’s charity, the Center for Global Policy Solutions (CGPS), paid her […]

Rep. Cummings Wife Still Illegally Withholding Nonprofit Tax Return

From the Daily Caller by Luke Rosiak: Maryland Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings’ wife is breaking the law by not revealing financial disclosures about her nonprofit, an uninvolved legal expert told The Daily Caller News Foundation. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings runs a nonprofit called the Center for Global Policy Solutions that is closely intertwined with a for-profit […]