In The News

Aug 30, 2013 | Post and Courier

Clinical trials are good for S.C. health — and economy

Issues: Health, Spending Cuts and Debt

It may be one of South Carolina’s best kept secrets — thousands of clinical trials have been conducted across the state and they have not only resulted in improved medicines, but also a stronger economy.

Mar 13, 2013 | The State

Clyburn: Redefining our energy future

Issues: Economy and Jobs, Energy

A big part of meeting the needs of the Sixth Congressional District and South Carolina is doing what’s necessary to make sure that everybody who needs a job can find a job, and the best vehicle for ensuring this is a thriving small-business community.

Feb 4, 2013 | NPR

Relentess, Despite Losses: Congressman's Climb To The Hill

It took years for Democratic Rep. James Clyburn of South Carolina to become who he is today: the highest-ranking African-American in Congress

Oct 5, 2012 | MassLive.com

Editorial: Restrictive ID laws seek to stifle the vote

You don’t need a photo ID to vote in November. That’s the clear, straightforward message from Tuesday’s ruling that will keep a restrictive Pennsylvania voter ID law from being enforced this cycle.

Jun 20, 2012

Assistant Democratic Leader

On November 16th, 2006, the House Democratic Caucus unanimously elected Congressman James E. Clyburn of South Carolina Majority Whip for the 110th Congress.

May 16, 2012 | By MIKE LILLIS AND BOB CUSACK - THE HILL

Dem: House will ride on healthcare

Issues: Health

A senior Democrat said Tuesday that the key to winning back the House in 2012 is selling the party’s signature healthcare reform law. In an interview with The Hill, Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.) said Democrats have “a fighting chance” of grabbing control of the lower chamber.

Feb 13, 2012 | GAVIN JACKSON - MORNING NEWS (SCNow)

James Clyburn: Dream big, go fast

FLORENCE, SC -- Congressman James Clyburn (D-SC 6th) was honored for his work in the field of politics and delivered the keynote address to students, staff and family at Friday’s seventh annual Palmetto Youth Academy black history...