Press Releases

Clyburn Statement On The Killing Of Bin Laden

May 2, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Defense and National Security

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today commented on the announcement by President Obama that Osama bin Laden was killed in a U.S. operation at a compound in Pakistan under the President’s order.

Clyburn Statement On 100 Days Of Republican Majority

Apr 14, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today commented on the first 100 days of the House Republican Majority.

Clyburn Responds To President's Speech On Fiscal Responsibility

Apr 13, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today commented on President Obama’s speech laying out a framework for shared prosperity and shared fiscal responsibility.

Clyburn Statement on Ryan Budget Proposal

Apr 5, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the FY 2012 budget proposal released by Budget Chairman Paul Ryan today.

Clyburn Statement on March Jobs Report

Apr 1, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the Department of Labor report showing 216,000 jobs were added to the economy and the unemployment rate fell to 8.8 percent in March.

Clyburn Statement on President's National Address on Libya

Mar 28, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Defense and National Security, Foreign Affairs

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement in response to President Obama’s nationally televised address on the military mission in Libya.

Clyburn Statement on Anniversary of Affordable Care Act

Mar 28, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Health

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the one year anniversary of the enactment of the Affordable Care Act:

Clyburn Statement on the 40th Anniversary of the Congressional Black Caucus

Mar 15, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement in commemoration of the 46th anniversary of the Congressional Black Caucus:

Clyburn Statement on Japan Earthquake and Resulting Tsunami

Mar 11, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Foreign Affairs

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement after an 8.9 magnitude earthquake and major tsunami struck Japan:

Clyburn Statement in Today's Budget Votes in the Senate

Mar 9, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs, Financial Services, Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn released the following statement after two budget bills to fund the government for the remainder of the fiscal year—a House-passed bill and a Senate Democratic sponsored bill—both failed in the Senate today.

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