Press Releases

Clyburn Floor Statement in Opposition to Ryan/McConnell Tax Scam Bill

Dec 19, 2017 Press Release

The Ryan/McConnell tax bill should be named, “the Republican Donor-Class Relief Act.”

Clyburn Statement on the Passing of Justice Ernest Finney

Dec 4, 2017 Press Release

I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Justice Ernest Finney, Jr. He was a pioneering advocate for social justice who had an enormous impact on South Carolina.

Clyburn Floor Statement on the Republican Tax Proposal

Nov 7, 2017 Press Release
Issues: Tax Reform

Why are Republicans doing this? Because it's a huge priority for some of their biggest donors.

Clyburn Statement on Passage of H.R. 1135, to Reauthorize the HBCU Historic Preservation Program

Jun 27, 2017 Press Release

Clyburn delivered the following statement during House debate of H.R. 1135 which would reauthorize the HBCU Historic Preservation program for seven years. The bill passed the House unanimously.

Clyburn Statement on Clyburn-Sanders Community Health Centers Bill

Jun 26, 2017 Press Release

I am pleased to join Senator Sanders to introduce the Community Health Center and Primary Care Workforce Expansion Act.

ADVISORY: Sanders and Clyburn to Announce Act to Expand Community Health Center Funds

Jun 26, 2017 Press Release

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.) will announce legislation today to dramatically expand and make permanent Community Health Center funding and programs that were created in the Affordable Care Act.

Clyburn Statement on Second Anniversary of the Charleston Massacre

Jun 16, 2017 Press Release

In the wake of last Wednesday’s shooting, my thoughts and prayers continue to be with House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and all the victims and their families.

Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn Delivers Weekly Democratic Address

Jun 16, 2017 Press Release

In this week’s address, Assistant Leader Clyburn wished House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and those involved in the Alexandria baseball practice shooting a complete and speedy recovery.