Press Releases

Clyburn Statement on Passage of H.R. 1135, to Reauthorize the HBCU Historic Preservation Program

Jun 27, 2017 Press Release

Clyburn delivered the following statement during House debate of H.R. 1135 which would reauthorize the HBCU Historic Preservation program for seven years. The bill passed the House unanimously.

Clyburn Statement on Clyburn-Sanders Community Health Centers Bill

Jun 26, 2017 Press Release

I am pleased to join Senator Sanders to introduce the Community Health Center and Primary Care Workforce Expansion Act.

ADVISORY: Sanders and Clyburn to Announce Act to Expand Community Health Center Funds

Jun 26, 2017 Press Release

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.) will announce legislation today to dramatically expand and make permanent Community Health Center funding and programs that were created in the Affordable Care Act.

Clyburn Statement on Second Anniversary of the Charleston Massacre

Jun 16, 2017 Press Release

In the wake of last Wednesday’s shooting, my thoughts and prayers continue to be with House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and all the victims and their families.

Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn Delivers Weekly Democratic Address

Jun 16, 2017 Press Release

In this week’s address, Assistant Leader Clyburn wished House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and those involved in the Alexandria baseball practice shooting a complete and speedy recovery.

Clyburn Statement on Army Corps of Engineers Funding

May 25, 2017 Press Release

I am pleased that $4.66 million is included to expand the Lake Marion Regional Water Agency.

Clyburn Statement on Trump Budget Proposal

May 23, 2017 Press Release

Budgets are about much more than dollars and cents. They are value statements, American values.

The Mission of the Democratic Faith Working Group

May 16, 2017 Press Release

Growing up in a church parsonage, the eldest son of a fundamentalist Christian minister, grounded me securely in faith and family.

Clyburn Statement on Trump's 'Election Integrity' Commission

May 11, 2017 Press Release

It is worth noting that nothing in the executive order will address the very real influence that Russia had on our election.