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Rep. Elijah Cummings will attend Trump inauguration

Rep. Elijah Cummings will attend Trump inauguration

Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a Baltimore Democrat and a former chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, said Wednesday that he will attend President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration -- even as dozens of other Democrats have decided against it.

Cummings' decision means that all but two Maryland lawmakers -- Rep. Anthony G. Brown of Prince George's County and Rep. Jamie Raskin of Montgomery County -- will attend Trump's inauguration on Friday.

"I plan to attend President-elect Trump’s inauguration," Cummings said in a statement. "This is a decision each member must make for himself or herself.  Like many of my colleagues, I have been fighting my...

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