Press Releases

Clyburn Announces Run For House Assistant Democratic Leader

Nov 16, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn (D-SC) today is sending a letter to Democratic colleagues announcing his intention to run for Assistant Democratic Leader in the 115th Congress.

HBCUs are America’s National Treasures

Oct 26, 2016 Press Release

The legacy of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) is one of significant courage and steadfast determination. HBCUs are among America’s national treasures that must be preserved and protected for future generations.

Clyburn Statement on Passage of Gullah/Geechee Bill

Sep 30, 2016 Press Release

U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the Senate passage yesterday of H.R. 3004, a bill to extend the authorization of the Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission

Clyburn Statement on Availability of Funds for New School in Denmark-Olar School District

Sep 7, 2016 Press Release

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Office of Rural Development has announced approval of a direct loan through its community facilities program of $38 million.

Clyburn OP-ED: Democrats vs. Republicans on the Economy: It Is Not A Close Call

Sep 2, 2016 Press Release

U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn (SC) published the following op-ed on the Huffington Post today.

Clyburn Statement on SC DOT Commission Approval of Local Projects

Aug 18, 2016 Press Release

(Columbia, SC) - Congressman Jim Clyburn released the following statement on the South Carolina Department of Transportation Commission’s vote on repurposing federal funds for local highway projects:

MEDIA ADVISORY: Clyburn to Join Democrats to Hold "Lighting the Way' National Speak Out

Jul 11, 2016 Press Release

On Thursday, July 14th at 7:30 p.m. EDT, Democrats will hold a national speak out on gun violence in America.

Good Trouble

Jun 28, 2016 Press Release

One day after the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history killed 49 people and nearly a year after nine prayerful souls were gunned down at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC.

Clyburn Statement on the Charleston Massacre Anniversary

Jun 17, 2016 Press Release

“Today marks the first anniversary of the Emanuel AME Church massacre in Charleston, South Carolina. This heinous crime was deeply impactful, and the response of the families and community has been even more impactful.