Press Releases

Clyburn Op-Ed Reflection on Dr. King's Life and Legacy

Jan 17, 2011 Press Release

These are sober days in America, and yet fortuitously, they coincide with our national celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Clyburn Floor Statement: House Resolution on Arizona Tragedy

Jan 13, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today delivered the following statement on the House floor during debate of H.Res. 32 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect...

Clyburn Statement on the Passing of Ashley Turton

Jan 10, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement after news that Ashley Turton, former Chief of Staff to Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro...

Clyburn Statement on Tragic Shooting at Giffords Event in Arizona

Jan 8, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement about the news that Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and several others were shot at a public constituent meeting in Tucson, AZ this morning.

Clyburn Statement on 'Rural Star' Energy Savings Program

Sep 16, 2010 Press Release

Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn (D-SC) today delivered remarks on the House floor on HR 4785, The Rural Energy Savings Program Act, legislation that provides loans to American families, small businesses and farmers in rural communities to renovate their homes, farms or businesses to become more energy-efficient.

Clyburn Floor Statement on Historic Health Insurance Reform Legislation

Mar 21, 2010 Press Release

Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today delivered remarks on the floor of the House of Representatives in favor of H.R. 4872

Clyburn Floor Statement on Historic Health Insurance Reform Legislation

Mar 21, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Health

CLYBURN: THIS IS THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF THE 21st CENTURY

Bipartisan Bicameral Coalition Introduces Legislation Creating Rural Energy Savings Program

Mar 10, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Congressional Issues, Economy and Jobs, Energy

WASHINGTON, DC -A bipartisan coalition of Senate and House Members today were joined by rural electric cooperatives and energy industry leaders to introduce legislation establishing a Rural Energy Savings Program to create jobs, save ...

Clyburn: PAYGO Budget Rules Mark a Return to Fiscal Discipline

Feb 4, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Financial Services, Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC- House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.J.Res. 45, the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act 2009, or PAYGO,

Clyburn Statement on Review of Don't Ask Don't Tell

Feb 2, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Defense and National Security

WASHINGTON, DC- House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the reevaluation of the military policy known as, "Don't ask don't tell."

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