“I was born and raised in the district, and continue to live and work here today. Putting what’s best for the 14th District ahead of partisanship will be my priority in Congress.
Rep. Ocasio-Cortez chased Amazon out of Queens, and that cost us thousands of jobs. I will fight to bring Amazon back, and make our district appealing for future job creators”
John Cummings was born and raised in the Bronx. He followed in his father’s footsteps and was sworn in as a NYPD officer in 1983, and was assigned to NSU 7 in the South Bronx. After suffering a serious injury while assigned to the NYPD Harbor Unit, he was forced to retire in 1991 with multiple commendations for bravery and excellence in the line of duty.
Following his retirement, he earned a degree from Fordham University, and later became a father to his two sons. He later returned to his high school alma matter as a History and Government teacher where he just completed his 22nd year.