Press Releases

Clyburn Praises Over $17 Million in ReConnect Investments for Huger and Orangeburg Broadband Expansion

Dec 11, 2019 Press Release

House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today praised the U.S. Department of Agriculture investment of over $17 million to provide high-speed internet to nearly 8,000 homes in the Berkeley and Orangeburg counties.

MAJORITY WHIP CLYBURN AND SENATOR WARREN QUESTION DEVOS OVER RESIGNATION OF TOP STUDENT LOAN ADVISOR

Dec 11, 2019 Press Release

Whip James E. Clyburn (D-S.C.) and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) sent a letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and Office of Federal Student Aid (FSA) Chief Operating Officer Major General Mark Brown, U.S. Air Force, Retired.

Congressman Clyburn to Host Student Loan Debt Relief Town Hall Meeting with Special Guest Senator Elizabeth Warren

Dec 11, 2019 Press Release

U.S. Congressman James E. Clyburn (D-SC) will host a town hall with special guest, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), to discuss their legislation, the Student Loan Debt Relief Act.

U.S. Congressman James E. Clyburn Praises Passage of the Raise the Wage Act

Jul 25, 2019 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman James E. Clyburn hailed House passage of legislation to raise the minimum wage for the first time since 2009. The Raise the Wage Act would gradually increase the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $15 over six years.

Majority Whip Clyburn Statement in Response to Special Counsel Mueller's Report

Apr 18, 2019 Press Release

The report released today is a reminder that this is about an attack on our elections by a foreign government and that we need to prevent something like this from happening again.

Clyburn Mourns the Passing of Ernest “Fritz” Hollings

Apr 6, 2019 Press Release

America has lost a one of a kind statesman. Fritz Hollings was an astute politician who was motivated by service. He was truly devoted to advancing the cause of our democracy and bettering the lives all Americans.

Clyburn and Booker Introduce Sweeping Anti-Poverty BIll

Apr 3, 2019 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs

a sweeping anti-poverty bill to better target federal grant dollars to high-poverty urban, rural, and tribal communities.

Clyburn and Sanders Introduce Bill to Expand Community Health Centers

Mar 28, 2019 Press Release
Issues: Health

announced legislation Thursday to extend and expand funding for community health centers and the National Health Service Corps.

Majority Whip Clyburn Floor Statement in Support of Anti-Hate Resolution

Mar 7, 2019 Press Release

delivered the following statement on the floor of the House in support of the resolution condemning anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim discrimination, and bigotry against minorities:

Majority Whip Clyburn Floor Statement on Passage of the “Charleston Loophole”

Feb 28, 2019 Press Release

The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1112 The Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019 today by a vote of 228-198.

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