Rep. Elijah Cummings Asks Trump To Realize All Black Communities Are Not ‘Places Of Depression’ – Atlanta Black Star
Rep. Elijah Cummings Asks Trump to Realize All Black Communities Are Not ‘Places of Depression’ – Atlanta Black Star
Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings is attacking President Donald Trump’s racist rhetoric head on by telling him not all Black communities are worse for wear.
Cummings held a meeting with the Commander-in-Cheif about prescription drug prices Wednesday, March 8, and told press outside the White House he used the chance to inform Trump about the state of the Black community.
“I said to him, ‘Mr. President, most respectfully, when you’re talking about the African-American community, I want you to realize that all African-American communities are not places of depression and where people are being harmed,’ ” Cummings says. “As a matter …