Rockeymoore Cummings resigned as chairwoman of the Maryland Democratic Party on Monday. She said her husband had wanted her "to continue this fight."
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings currently chairs the Maryland Democratic Party and previously ran for governor.
Bobby Rankin told The Washington Post he refused to shake the Senate majority leader's hand for personal reasons.
“As president, I knew I could always count on Elijah being honorable and doing the right thing,” Obama said at the funeral of the late Maryland congressman.
Friends, family and former Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama gathered to pay tribute to the congressman in his home district.
The civil rights leader died Oct. 17 at age 68 of longstanding health problems.
The House speaker praised the late congressman as "a voice of unsurpassed moral clarity and truth" after his sudden and shocking death.
The veteran Democrat, who died Thursday at 68, recited a poem he said he lived by during his first-ever address in the chamber.
"Rest In Power" trended on Twitter in honor of the veteran Democratic representative, who died Thursday.
It remains unclear whether the military exceeded its own limits on lodging expenses to put service members up in the president's hotel.
Chao has been accused of using her office to benefit herself and her family's shipping company.
Donald Trump infamously called the city a "disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess."
The president is scheduled to speak at the House Republican Conference retreat this week despite his previous insults.
Congress is already looking into various ways the Trump administration has sought to direct business to the president's properties.
Whether the president violated the Constitution by pitching his Miami resort for the next G-7 summit is also under review.
Oversight Committee Chair Rep. Elijah Cummings said DHS is blocking staff from visiting facilities after previous inspections revealed mistreatment of migrants.