Press Releases

Clyburn Floor Statement On H.R. 8, The Republican Tax Bill

Aug 1, 2012 Press Release
Issues: Tax Reform

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn delivered the following statement on the House floor today.

Congressman Clyburn Urges Extension of Middle Class Tax Cuts

Jul 25, 2012 Press Release
Issues: Financial Services, Spending Cuts and Debt, Tax Reform

(Washington, DC) Sixth District Congressman and Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today reiterated his call for Congress to quickly extend tax cuts for 98 percent of all Americans.

Congressman Clyburn Applauds USDA Adoption of SC-Based Rural Energy Efficiency Initiative

Jul 18, 2012 Press Release
Issues: Energy

(Washington, DC) Assistant Democratic Leader and Sixth District Congressman James E. Clyburn applauds the announcement by U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack that the USDA will implement a program nationwide that was first piloted in South Carolina to make homes more energy efficient.

Clyburn Floor Statement On Patients' Rights Repeal Vote

Jul 11, 2012 Press Release
Issues: Health

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn delivered the following statement on the House floor today. “I rise today in opposition to this partisan charade to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Clyburn Statement On Contempt Vote

Jun 28, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement on the House vote today to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress.

Clyburn Statement On U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

Jun 28, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement after today’s ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on the Affordable Care Act.

Clyburn Statement On Contempt Vote Against Attorney General Holder

Jun 20, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement after Republicans on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress.

Clyburn Calls On Congress To Act On Jobs

Jun 8, 2012 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement.

Clyburn Statement On The Voter Empowerment Act

May 17, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the Voter Empowerment Act.

Congressman Clyburn and USDA Officials to Announce I-95 Corridor Conservation Funding

May 11, 2012 Press Release
Issues: Appropriations, Congressional Issues, Financial Services

Sixth District Congressman and Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn will join with officials from the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service to announce $2 million in federal funding to help private landowners

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