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Cummings pledges to 'fight back' against threats to democracy

Cummings pledges to 'fight back' against threats to democracy

Rep. Elijah E. Cummings pledged Thursday to "use whatever time I have here on this earth to fight back" against the threats he sees to U.S. democracy, as President Donald J. Trump called for an investigation of voting practices and signed executive orders to change course on trade, immigration and the environment.

At the same time, the Baltimore Democrat said he is "looking forward" to meeting with Trump to discuss ways to reduce the cost of prescription drugs.

The two approaches illustrated the challenge confronting Democrats as they struggle to respond to the barrage of changes the Republican administration is putting in motion.

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