More on Congressional Issues

Postmaster Frazier B. Baker Post Office Dedication Announced New Lake City Post Office Name Honors First African-American Postmaster

Feb 21, 2019 Press Release

On Friday, February 22, U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn join other elected officials and Baker family representatives at the renaming of the Lake City Post Office in Lake City, South Carolina in honor of Frazier B. Baker.

Clyburn OP-ED: Bethune is Making History - Again

Mar 28, 2018 Press Release

More than six decades after her death, May 18, 1955, Sumter County native Mary Jane McLeod Bethune is making history, again.

Congressman Jim Clyburn to Host a Disaster Relief Forum

Oct 16, 2015 Press Release

Congressman Jim Clyburn will host a Disaster Relief Forum on Monday, October 19 in one of the hardest hit communities in South Carolina, Kingstree, in Williamsburg County. The public is invited to attend.

South Carolina Flooding

Oct 8, 2015 Press Release

I am saddened by the loss of life, property and infrastructure in our state of South Carolina of “smiling faces and beautiful places.” However, I want to update you on FEMA assistance and other information regarding disaster relief.

Clyburn: Symbols matter, but they're no substitute for substance

Jul 27, 2015 Press Release

It was a great day in South Carolina—and the nation—when the Confederate battle flag was removed from the grounds of the State House. The battle flag has historical significance and should be dealt with accordingly.

Clyburn Statement On Charleston Shooting

Jun 18, 2015 Press Release

U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement today about last night’s shooting at Emanuel AME Church:

Congressman Clyburn’s Statement on Passage of H.R. 2131, to Rename Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse after J. Waties Waring

Jun 15, 2015 Press Release

Columbia, S.C. – The House of Representatives today passed H.R. 2131, a bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 83 Meeting Street in Charleston, South Carolina, as the "J. Waties Waring Judicial Center."

Congressman Clyburn Announces Sixth District Congressional Art Competition Winner

May 14, 2015 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) –South Carolina Congressman James E. Clyburn today announced Jestine Aho, a 12th grade student at Battery Creek High School in Beaufort, is the winner of the 2015 Sixth District Artistic Discovery art competition.

Clyburn Remarks at Rosa Parks Statue Unveiling

Feb 27, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn delivered the following remarks today at the official ceremony unveiling the Rosa Parks statue in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol:

Kingstree Office Ribbon Cutting

Feb 22, 2013 Photo Gallery

I am pleased to have officially opened a Sixth District Office in Kingstree with the support of County Supervisor Stanley Pasley and Sheriff Michael Johnson. Come visit if you are in the area.