Maya Rockeymoore, Wife Of Rep. Elijah Cummings, Weighs Run For Md. Governor
Maya Rockeymoore, wife of Rep. Elijah Cummings, weighs run for Md. governor
Maya Rockeymoore, a policy consultant who is married to longtime U.S. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.), says she is weighing a run for Maryland governor in 2018.Rockeymoore, 46, would be the first woman to join what is shaping up to be a crowded Democratic primary field that includes five declared candidates. Three current and former elected officials also have said they are considering bids for the Democratic nomination to challenge popular incumbent Gov. Larry Hogan (R).
“I’m seriously looking at this race because I have a bold vision for a better, stronger Maryland,” she said in a statement provided …