Press Releases

Clyburn Statement on Black History Month

Feb 1, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC-House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement in commemoration of Black History Month:

Budget Redoubles Effort to Strengthen Economy, Spur Jobs

Feb 1, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC- House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on President Obama's Budget request for the 2011 fiscal year:

Clyburn Thanks Mayor Coble and City of Columbia

Jan 29, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs, Financial Services

(Columbia, SC) – House Majority Whip and Sixth District Congressman James E. Clyburn today commended Mayor Bob Coble and the City of Columbia for using the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds to make positive investments...

Economic Growth Report Shows More Positive Signs of Recovery

Jan 29, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC-House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement on the positive GDP report which shows the U.S. economy grew 5.7 percent in the last quarter of 2009, the fastest pace in six years.

Clyburn Inducted into the International Civil Rights Walk of Fame

Jan 29, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn is being inducted today into the International Civil Rights Walk of Fame in Atlanta, GA. Below is Clyburn's statement.

Clyburn Reacts to State of the Union

Jan 27, 2010 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Sixth District Congressman and House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement following President Obama’s first State of the Union speech.

Donations to Haiti Relief Can Now Be Deducted From 2009 Taxes

Jan 23, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Foreign Affairs, Tax Reform

WASHINGTON, DC-Last night President Obama signed into law HR 4462, bipartisan legislation to allow individuals who make contributions to the relief effort in Haiti to claim the donations as an itemized charitable deduction on their 2009 tax return.

Clyburn Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Corporate Campaign Contributions

Jan 21, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC-House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today released the following statement today after the Supreme Court decision on Citizens United v. Federal Election Committee overturned the ban on corporate contributions to election campaigns.

House Approves Bill to Encourage Contributions to Haiti Relief

Jan 20, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Foreign Affairs

WASHINGTON, DC-The House of Representatives today unanimously approved HR 4462, bipartisan legislation to allow individuals who make charitable contributions to the relief effort in Haiti to claim the donations as an itemized charitable...

House Leaders Announce Haiti Charitable Tax Deduction Legislation

Jan 15, 2010 Press Release
Issues: Foreign Affairs, Tax Reform

WASHINGTON, DC-House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn and House Republican Whip Eric Cantor along with Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charles B. Rangel (D-NY) and Ranking Member Dave Camp (R-MI) today announced ...

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