Press Releases

Clyburn Op-Ed: Republicans’ Feckless Policies and Reckless Politics

May 18, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn (SC) published the following op-ed on the Huffington Post today:

Clyburn Testimony at Rules Committee in Support of Clyburn-Smith Amendment to NDAA

May 17, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn delivered the following statement at today’s meeting of the Rules Committee considering amendments to the National Defense Authorization Act (as prepared for delivery):

Clyburn Statement on Republican Vote to Keep the Confederate Battle Flag Flying at the Citadel

Apr 28, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement on the House Armed Services Committee Republicans’ rejection of Ranking Member Adam Smith’s amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act:

Clyburn Statement on Smith Amendment to the NDAA on the Confederate Battle Flag

Apr 27, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement on the House Armed Services Committee’s markup of the National Defense Authorization Act:

Clyburn to Host Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage to South Carolina March 18-20

Feb 18, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn (SC), along with Senators Tim Scott (R-SC) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Representative John Lewis (D-GA), will host a Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage to South Carolina.

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.

Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College receives multi-million dollar grant to support new workforce training

Sep 14, 2015 Press Release

South Carolina Congressman James E. Clyburn announced today an almost $9 million grant awarded to Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College from the Economic Development Administration.

Charleston Harbor Deepening Project Receives Final Approval from U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Sep 14, 2015 Press Release

Congressman James E. Clyburn joins in the announcement that the Army Corps of Engineers has signed the Chief of Engineers Report for the Post-45 Charleston Harbor Deepening Project and submitted it to Congress for authorization.

Clyburn Floor Statement On Iran Nuclear Deal

Sep 11, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn (SC) delivered the following statement on the Iran nuclear deal on the House floor today:

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