Rep. Elijah Cummings, a new chair of a House Oversight and Reform Committee tells 60 Minutes he’ll have to strike a belligerent “flying” with infancy energy to examine a Trump administration.
Rep. Elijah Cummings: We can demeanour during anything.
Steve Kroft: You could–
Rep. Elijah Cummings: Anything.
Steve Kroft: –look during Interior, we could demeanour during E.P.A.
Rep. Elijah Cummings: Anything. But a fact that we can demeanour during anything is partial of a problem. There’s so much. No, I’m– I’m serious. There’s so much.
Steve Kroft: And we usually have dual years.
Rep. Elijah Cummings: Less than that. Actually, reduction than that. The Congress doesn’t accommodate though so many days in a year. And all I’m observant is that we’ve gotta strike a ground, not running, though flying.