Press Releases

December 12, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today hailed House passage of H.R. 3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act. This landmark legislation gives Medicare the power to negotiate directly with drug companies and extends…

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December 11, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn released the following statement today on the House-passed conference report on the FY2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). “I am pleased the House today passed NDAA, which includes important provisions to…

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December 5, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Majority Whip James E. Clyburn made the following comments after his weekly Whip meeting this morning regarding Speaker Pelosi’s announcement that she is instructing the Judiciary Committee to begin drafting articles of impeachment against the President of…

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November 13, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn (SC-6), Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12), and Congressman Wm. Lacy Clay (MO-1) today introduced H.R. 5042, the “Opportunity Zone Reform Act,” which aims to tighten rules around the Opportunity Zone program and…

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October 31, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 232-196 to pass H.Res. 660, a resolution directing certain committees to continue their ongoing investigations as part of the existing House of Representative inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement today on passage of H.Res. 660. “Today, I voted to move forward to the next phase of the impeachment process. The Intelligence, Oversight, and Foreign Relations…

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October 24, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn discussed the Republican publicity stunt yesterday at the impeachment inquiry committee hearing on MSNBC’s Morning Joe. Below is a link to the video and his remarks. Click here to…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn honored his dear friend Elijah E. Cummings with remarks at a service held today for the late Congressman at the U.S. Capitol. Below are his remarks: As Prepared for Delivery…

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October 23, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. —U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn (D-SC)  and U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) today reintroduced legislation that takes an innovative, two-pronged approach to tackling the affordable housing crisis. The Housing, Opportunity, Mobility, and Equity (HOME) Act would provide immediate assistance to rent-burdened individuals…

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October 17, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement on the passing of U.S. Congressman Elijah Cummings. “Today we have lost a giant.  Elijah Cummings was a public servant to his core.  He served his…

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September 26, 2019   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement regarding the release of the whistleblower’s report: “The whistleblower complaint regarding President Trump’s actions with respect to U.S. policy toward Ukraine, along with the memorandum…

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