Press Releases

Clyburn Statement on January Jobs Report

Feb 4, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement on a report from the Department of Labor which showed that 36,000 jobs were added to the economy in January ...

Clyburn Statement on GOP-Proposed Budget Levels for the Remainder of 2011

Feb 3, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement after House GOP Budget Chairman Paul Ryan released budget levels for the remainder of fiscal year 2011.

Clyburn Statement on Obama's State of the Union Address

Jan 25, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement after President Barack Obama delivered his State of the Union Address before a joint session of Congress.

Clyburn Floor Statement on GOP Repeal of Patients' Rights

Jan 19, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Health

WASHINGTON, DC – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today delivered the following statement on the House floor regarding H.R. 2, the House Republican repeal of patients’ rights under the Affordable Care Act.

Remarks for MLK Day

Jan 17, 2011 Press Release

We should find Dr. King’s words instructive, “We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence of the good people.”

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.

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