Press Releases

May 4, 2020   

Washington, D.C. – Whip James E. Clyburn of South Carolina delivered the weekly democratic address. In this week’s address, the House Majority Whip, chair of the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus crisis and chair of the House Democratic Rural…

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April 30, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James E. Clyburn, House Majority Whip and Chairman of the House Democratic Rural Broadband Task Force, and Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr., Chairman of the Energy & Commerce Committee, along with 10 members of the Rural Broadband…

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April 24, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn Issued The Following Statement Today In Response To Passage Of Legislation Establishing The House Select Subcommittee On The Coronavirus Crisis, Which Speaker Pelosi Has Named Him To Chair. “I Am…

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April 23, 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 Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act: Click image to watch…

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April 8, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip And Chair Of The Select Committee On The Coronavirus Crisis, James E. Clyburn Today Issued The Following Statement In Response To President Trump’s Attempt To Sabotage The Pandemic Response Accountability Committee By Removing…

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April 4, 2020   

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn issued the following statement on the appointment of a White House lawyer as Inspector General for the Treasury Department implementation of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act: “The…

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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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