Press Releases

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.

Clyburn Statement On Black History Month

Feb 4, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement in recognition of Black History Month:

Clyburn Statement On Farm Bill Passage

Jan 29, 2014 Press Release
Issues: Energy

WASHINGTON -- Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the passage of the Farm Bill:

Clyburn Statement On This Year's Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Jan 29, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Assistant Democratic Leader today released the following statement on this year’s observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day:

Congressman Clyburn Applauds SC Firefighter Grant Funding - City of North Charleston to Receive $1.8M SAFER Grant from FEMA

Jan 23, 2014 Press Release

(Columbia) – Congressman Jim Clyburn today congratulated the City of North Charleston for winning more than $1.8 million in firefighter funding under the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s SAFER grants.

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