Press Releases

Congressman Jim Clyburn will host a press roundtable on Tuesday, August 5

Jul 30, 2014 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) – Congressman Jim Clyburn will conduct a press roundtable on Tuesday, August 5 at 10:00 a.m. in Columbia office at 1225 Lady Street, Suite 200.

Congressman Clyburn Will Receive the Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr. Soaring Eagle Award from the American Association for Justice

Jul 25, 2014 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) – Congressman James E. Clyburn will receive the Johnnie L Cochran, Jr. Soaring Eagle Award this Sunday during a ceremony with the American Association for Justice in Baltimore, Maryland.

Congressman Clyburn Announces Millions in New Grant Dollars Coming to the 6th Congressional District

Jul 7, 2014 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) – House Assistant Democratic Leader and South Carolina Congressman James E. Clyburn announced today five new grants, totaling over $7 million, awarded to South Carolina and the 6th Congressional District.

Congressman Clyburn Announces Two Department of Agriculture Grants

Jun 30, 2014 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) – House Assistant Democratic Leader and South Carolina Congressman James E. Clyburn announced today two Department of Agriculture grants awarded to South Carolina and the 6th Congressional District.

Congressman Clyburn Asks For Support of the Reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank

Jun 26, 2014 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) – House Assistant Democratic Leader and South Carolina Congressman James E. Clyburn sent today the following letter and attachments to his fellow members of the South Carolina Congressional Delegation:

It's Time for South Carolina To Embrace the Affordable Care Act

Jun 17, 2014 Press Release

During his lifetime, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. made many timely and noteworthy speeches. He is quoted frequently, and often persuasively. A quote from one his speeches which I consider...

Clyburn Testimony Before House Budget Committee On 10-20-30 Plan

Jun 16, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn testified on the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) 10-20-30 anti-poverty plan at the House Committee on the Budget hearing titled “A Progress Report on the War on Poverty: Reforming Federal Aid.”

Clyburn Policy Essay "Developing the Will and the Way to Address Persistent Poverty in America"

May 5, 2014 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs, Financial Services, Spending Cuts and Debt

There are currently 488 counties in America where twenty percent of the population has lived below the poverty line for the past thirty years or more.

Clyburn and Colleagues Call for House Action on Voting Rights Legislation

Mar 28, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn joined 160 House colleagues in sending the following letter today to the offices of Speaker John A. Boehner, Majority Leader Eric Cantor, and Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte.

Congressman Clyburn to participate in the 2014 Philip G. Grose Lecture Series at the Univeristy of South Carolina

Mar 18, 2014 Press Release

(Columbia) – Congressman Jim Clyburn will deliver the 2014 Philip G. Grose Lecture in partnership with the Southern Studies department at the University of South Carolina.

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