Press Releases

April 3, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement in response to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi naming him the Chairman of the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis. “I am deeply humbled by the…

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April 1, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn delivered the following remarks today on a press conference call with Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Chairman Peter DeFazio of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. of…

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March 28, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement on the passing of Rev. Joseph Lowery: “We have lost a stalwart of the Civil Rights Movement, and I have lost a friend and mentor. The…

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March 27, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn delivered the following remarks today on the Floor in advance of the U.S. House of Representatives passing the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act: Click image to watch…

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March 26, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement today on the CARES Act, the third phase of the COVID-19 federal response: “The coronavirus has caused an unprecedented crisis in our country, and quick decisive…

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March 23, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement responding to Republicans taking his comments on a House Democratic Caucus call last week out of context and weaponizing them in an effort to sabotage the…

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March 14, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement on the passage of H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act: “From the beginning of this health crisis, House Democrats have been committed to providing support…

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February 13, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn (SC-06), Congressman David E. Price (NC-04), Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09), and Congressman Ro Khanna (CA-17) today introduced H.R. 5884, the “Legal Assistance to Prevent Evictions Act of 2020,” which establishes a…

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February 5, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn has chosen Black History Month to launch a new podcast today entitled, “Clyburn Chronicles.” This podcast is an opportunity to listen in as Congressman Clyburn and his guests discuss the…

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February 4, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement today in response to the State of the Union address: “Tonight’s address demonstrated that our President is out of touch and out of time. “America is…

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January 9, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn delivered the following remarks today on the Floor in advance of the U.S. House of Representatives’ vote on the Iran War Powers Resolution limiting the President’s military actions against Iran:…

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December 18, 2019   

MAJORITY WHIP CLYBURN FLOOR REMARKS AHEAD OF IMPEACHMENT VOTE WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn delivered the following remarks today on the Floor in advance of the U.S. House of Representatives voting on two articles of…

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