Many were saddened to find out the news that beloved and respected Congressman Elijah Cummings recently passed away at the age of 68. As the condolences continue to pour in, Trump posted his via Twitter.As we previously reported, Congressman Elijah Cummings passed away due to “complications concerning longstanding health challenges.” A representative from Cummings’ office revealed he had been dealing with increasing health issues in recent weeks, including several visits to the hospital. While recently on the White House floor, he was spotted with a breathing tube in his nose connected to an oxygen tank. He also required the aid of a motorized wheelchair through the Capitol building and use a walker.Trump took to Twitter to express his condolences in a tweet that read:“My warmest condolences to the family and many friends of Congressman Elijah Cummings. I got to see first hand the strength, passion and wisdom of this highly respected political leader. His work and voice on so many fronts will be very hard, if not impossible, to replace!”Throughout his time as Congressman, Cummings represented Maryland’s 7th Congressional district and served as the chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee. Most recently, he had a major role in the impeachment of Trump.Additionally, he facilitated various investigations into the Trump administration, such as the treatment of migrants at the southern border, and the use of personal email for official use by White House officials.We want to keep his family in our prayers.Roommates, what are your thoughts on this?
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