Dr. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings joined Barack and Hillary to show a somber occasion honoring her late husband Elijah right into a Trump-bashing session for the ages.
All of them took their respective pictures at Trump serving no goal however to settle petty scores to the house crowd.
Look, she is grieving and may say regardless of the hell she desires however it’s type of weak to take pictures at Trump as a method of celebrating the lifetime of a legend. However the Democrats proceed to shock.
“President Obama, he was so proud. He was so proud. To face with you and for you early, to be your co-chair right here within the state of Maryland, to function your chief protection legal professional on the Home Oversight Committee, and to just remember to and your administration had been all proper,” Rockeymoore Cummings stated.
“However you didn’t have any challenges like we obtained occurring now,” she added with a wry smirk delighting within the crowd’s approval of her dig at Trump. And so it went.
She added that Elijah Cummings’s “job grew to become tougher over time. … Now, he needed to go on to truly work to battle for the soul of our democracy in opposition to very actual corruption.”
“I need you all to know that it was not straightforward, however congressman — what Chairman Cummings did was not straightforward.
And it obtained infinitely tougher within the final month of his life, when he sustained private assaults and assaults on his beloved metropolis. And whereas he carried himself with grace and dignity in all public boards, it harm him, as a result of one factor you have no idea about congressman Cummings — he was a person of soul and spirit.
He felt very deeply. He was very empathetic. It was considered one of his best items. And it was one of many sources of his means to be a public servant and a person of the individuals.
So with that, to have the week’s actions principally be specified by such a wonderful method, to be a tribute to the good man that he was, to the good legacy that he left — to be the primary African-American congressman to ever lie in state within the US Capitol.
Now, it’s true that he dictated each facet of his service right this moment, and he would have instructed me, my, I don’t need a service on the US Capitol, however I felt very strongly that they had been attempting to tear him down, and we would have liked to guarantee that he went out with the respect and the dignity that he deserved.
This was a person of the utmost integrity. Do you hear me? He had integrity! And he cared about our democracy. He cared about our planet.”