Day: May 5, 2020

Kweisi Mfume returns to Congress

  Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday swore in 71-year-old Kweisi Mfume as a member of the House of Representatives, succeeding Elijah Cummings who died in office. Mfume defeated Republican Kimberly Klacik in a special April 29 election in which many residents voted by mail  because of the coronavirus. Cummings represented Maryland’s 7th Congressional District in Baltimore. During[Read More…]