Sarbanes Statement on Mfume Swearing In Ceremony

May 5, 2020
CONTACT: Daniel Jacobs
(202) 225-4016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman John Sarbanes (D-Md.) released the following statement today after attending the swearing-in ceremony for Kweisi Mfume, who was recently elected to succeed the late Elijah E. Cummings as the U.S. Representative for Maryland’s Seventh Congressional District:

“I was honored to join Speaker Pelosi and my colleagues from Maryland’s Congressional Delegation for the swearing in ceremony of Congressman Kweisi Mfume. In this critical moment, Congressman Mfume’s leadership and experience will serve as tremendous assets for Baltimore and for Maryland. I look forward to working closely with him to continue delivering federal support and resources for our city and our state in the midst of this terrible pandemic.”