Press Releases

Clyburn Praises $13 Million in Funding from the Rural Energy Savings Program for South Carolina

May 10, 2017 Press Release

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Utilities Service announced the initial awards of funding from the Rural Energy Savings Program

Clyburn Floor Statement In Opposition to House Republicans' Pay More, For Less

May 4, 2017 Press Release

I often repeat the 1966 observation of Martin Luther King, Jr. that, “Of all the inequalities that exist, the injustice in Health Care is the most egregious and inhumane.

Congressman Jim Clyburn Affordable Care Act Listening Session

Feb 16, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Jim Clyburn will hold a listening session this Saturday, February 18 at 2pm at the William L. Yates Conference Center of the South Carolina Hospital Association (SCHA) to discuss the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Cummings, Brady, and Clyburn Demand Proof of Unsubstantiated Republican Claims of Voter Fraud

Jan 25, 2017 Press Release

We are writing given recent claims of voter fraud and its potential impact on our nation’s elections.

Clyburn OP-ED: ACA is the Civil Rights Act of the 21st Century

Jan 17, 2017 Press Release

This week we are observing Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. Many of us are celebrating by defending the Affordable Care Act (ACA), our nation’s attempt to end discrimination against people who are born sick, or get sick.

Clyburn Statement on Establishment of Reconstruction Era National Monument

Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

I want to thank President Obama for establishing the Reconstruction Era National Monument.

Clyburn Statement on WRDA

Dec 20, 2016 Press Release

Clyburn statement on the President signing the Water Infrastructure Improvements Act for the Nation (WIIN) Act, which includes the new Water Resources Development Act:

Clyburn Announces Public Meeting to Discuss National Monument Proposal for Historic Reconstruction Era Sites

Dec 8, 2016 Press Release

National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis will travel to South Carolina to visit sites proposed to be designated as part of a Reconstruction Era national monument and to attend a public meeting hosted by Rep. Clyburn.

Clyburn Re-Elected Assistant Democratic Leader

Nov 30, 2016 Press Release

Congressman James E. Clyburn released the following statement after the House Democratic Caucus elected him by acclamation to another term as Assistant Democratic Leader

Clyburn Statement On Recent Trump Administration Appointment Of Steve Bannon and Nomination of Jeff Sessions

Nov 18, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn (D-SC) released the following statement today: