Press Releases

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.

Clyburn Statement on Introduction of the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014

Jan 17, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement on the introduction of the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014:

Clyburn Opening Statement at the Opening Meeting of the Budget Conference Committee

Oct 30, 2013 Press Release
Issues: Financial Services, Health

U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn delivered the following statement today at the Opening Meeting of the Budget Conference Committee:

Clyburn Statement On The Bipartisan Senate Legislation

Oct 16, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement:

Clyburn Statement On Republican Plan To Gut SNAP Benefits

Sep 19, 2013 Press Release
Issues: Financial Services, Spending Cuts and Debt

U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn took to the floor of the House today to offer strong opposition to Republican plans to strip $40 billion from nutrition assistance programs.

Congressman Clyburn Announces Affordable Care Act Navigators in South Carolina

Aug 15, 2013 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) – Sixth District Congressman and Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today announced that three organizations have been selected by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to serve as Navigators for the upcoming implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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