Press Releases

Clyburn & Brown Announce Federal Funding for Coastal Communities

Dec 22, 2009 Press Release
Issues: Defense and National Security, Health

(Charleston, SC) – Sixth District Congressman and House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn and First District Congressman Henry Brown today announced federal investments in two coastal communities.

Clyburn Says Christmas Comes Early for Rural South Carolina

Dec 22, 2009 Press Release
Issues: Congressional Issues, Defense and National Security, Economy and Jobs

(Columbia, SC) – Sixth District Congressman and House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn said today rural South Carolina has receive an early Christmas present courtesy of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Clyburn Announces a Bowman Student

Dec 14, 2009 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Sixth District Congressman and House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn announced today that Tekeisha King of Bowman has been selected by the Speaker of the House as a Congressional Page for the Spring 2010 session.

Clyburn Secures $11.3 Million for South Carolina

Dec 10, 2009 Press Release
Issues: Economy and Jobs, Financial Services

(Washington, DC) – Sixth District Congressman and House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today announced he has secured more than $11.3 million in the Consolidated Appropriations Act for South Carolina projects.

Clyburn Reacts to the Passing of Grady Patterson

Dec 7, 2009 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) – Sixth District Congressman and House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today released the following statement regarding the passing of former South Carolina State Treasurer Grady Patterson:

Clyburn Reacts to the House Passage of Health Care Reform

Nov 7, 2009 Press Release
Issues: Health

(Washington, DC) – The U.S. House of Representatives last night passed the Affordable Health Care for America Act by a vote of 220-215.

Reports Show Health Reform Bill will have Positive Effects on South Carolina

Nov 5, 2009 Press Release
Issues: Health

(Washington, DC) - House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today released a report compiled by the Energy and Commerce Committee analyzing the impact the Affordable Health Care for America Act will have on South Carolina.

Congressman Clyburn Commends Laurie Lawson on Selection as FSA Director in SC

Oct 30, 2009 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) – Sixth District Congressman and House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today commended Laurie Lawson on his selection to reprise his role as State Executive Director of South Carolina’s Farm Service Agency (FSA).

Congressman Clyburn Applauds $13 Million in HUD Recovery Act Grants for “Greening” Columbia & Charleston Housing Authority Properties

Sep 21, 2009 Press Release
Issues: Appropriations, Energy

Washington, DC) – Sixth District Congressman and House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today applauded the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s announcement that the Columbia and Charleston housing authorities will be receiving a total of $13 million in funding through a competitive process to create energy efficient communities through substantial rehabilitation or new construction of public housing developments.

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