Press Releases

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.

Clyburn to Participate in Civil Rights Pilgrimage & HBCU Conference This Weekend

Mar 3, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn will play a leading role in the annual Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage this weekend, March 4 – 6, 2011, in Alabama.

Clyburn Statement on Medal of Freedom Recipients

Feb 15, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement after fifteen recipients were awarded the 2010 Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama in a ceremony at the White House.

Clyburn Statement on the President's FY '12 Budget

Feb 14, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on President Obama’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2012.

Clyburn OP-ED 10-20-30 We Should Leave No Community Behind

Feb 14, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Congressional Issues, Economy and Jobs, Spending Cuts and Debt

In my home state of South Carolina, Orangeburg County is home to a 5400 ft. runway airport, two Class A railroads, two interstate highways, eight U.S. highways, two universities, a technical college, 67 miles of shoreline along the...

Clyburn Statement of GOP's No Jobs Agenda

Feb 11, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today delivered the following remarks on the House floor during 10 hours of debate on a resolution directing House Committees to do what they are already responsible for doing

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