I've always believed that writing an obituary is a solemn obligation for a reporter, the final gift we can give. I was honored to write this one, for a good and decent man, Rep. Elijah Cummings.
Elijah Cummings, the son of sharecroppers to democratic leader: “When you meet the angles what can you say have you done to preserve democracy?”
We mourn the loss of an all-time honorable human being & fighter for his family, the great city of Baltimore, the great state of Maryland&our great country. #WeAreBaltimore #Believe