Press Releases

Clyburn Statement On The Joint Select Committee's Hearing With CBO Director Elmendorf

Sep 13, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction’s hearing with Dr. Douglas Elmendorf, Director of the Congressional Budget Office. Below is Clyburn’s statement as prepared for delivery:

Clyburn Statement On The President's Jobs Bill

Sep 12, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today commented on the delivery of the President’s jobs bill.

Clyburn Statement About The Tenth Anniversary Of 9/11

Sep 9, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Congressional Issues, Defense and National Security

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement about the tenth anniversary of 9/11:

Clyburn Statement On Hurricane Katrina Anniversary

Aug 30, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement on the sixth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s landfall:

Clyburn Statement On Appointment To Joint Select Committee On Defict Reduction

Aug 11, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement about today’s appointment to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction:

Clyburn Statement on President's Remarks on Economy

Aug 8, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs, Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement on President Barack Obama’s comments today after the Friday night decision by credit rating agency Standard and Poor’s to downgrade the U.S. debt rating from AAA to AA+:

Clyburn on Afghanistan Helicopter Crash

Aug 6, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Congressional Issues, Foreign Affairs, Veterans

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following reaction to the loss of American troops in the Afghanistan helicopter crash:

Clyburn Statement On S&P Downgrading America's Credit Rating

Aug 6, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Congressional Issues, Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement on the S&P decision to downgrade America's credit rating to AA+:

Clyburn Statement On Default Prevention Vote

Aug 1, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today commented on the House vote to prevent a default on the national debt.

Clyburn Reacts to Matthew Perry's Passing

Aug 1, 2011 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Sixth District Congressman and Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement in reaction to the passing of Judge Matthew Perry:

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