October 17, 2019
ALBANY, NY – Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today directed that flags on all state government buildings be flown at half-staff in honor of Congressman Elijah Cummings from October 18 until interment. The Governor’s comments of Congressman Cumming’s passing is available here.
“Congressman Cummings was the real deal: He was passionate and eloquent, accomplishing so much in Washington,” Governor Cuomo said. “I am thankful to have seen his energy in action during our time together in Washington. We lost him too soon, but his memory and contributions to our great country and the State of Maryland will be forever remembered.”