Brady Campaign Endorses Majority Whip Jim Clyburn for Re-Election

By |2020-06-16T18:33:28-04:00June 16th, 2020|News|

LIAM SULLIVAN | Press Secretary, Public Relations Manager Washington, D.C., June 16, 2020 - In recognition of his thoughtful leadership in the effort to prevent gun violence in all of its forms, today, the Brady Campaign endorsed Rep. Jim Clyburn (SC-6) in his campaign for re-election in 2020. Brady President Kris Brown shared: “Majority Whip Clyburn

James Clyburn on the Floyd Killing and the Role of Race in the Coming Election

By |2020-06-16T10:17:33-04:00June 16th, 2020|News|

BY CHRIS SMITH | Vanity Fair Clyburn, who helped hand Biden his presumptive nomination, talks about Biden’s “you ain’t black” and V.P. possibilities, and why this moment is defined by “raw politics and meanness.” James Clyburn grew up in a segregated South Carolina. He is now the longest-serving member of the state’s congressional delegation and

Human Rights Campaign Endorses House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn

By |2020-06-16T10:11:43-04:00June 16th, 2020|News|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 30, 2020 Lucas Acosta | Lucas.Acosta@hrc.org | (347) 834-5063 WASHINGTON -- Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization announced the endorsement of House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn. Last year, with the crucial support of House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn,

Congressman Clyburn Announces More Than $1 Million in African American Civil Rights Historic Preservation Fund Grants for South Carolina

By |2020-04-15T22:34:04-04:00April 15th, 2020|News|

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Today, U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn announced that South Carolina has received $1,043,897 in National Park Service (NPS) funding from African American Civil Rights Historic Preservation Fund grants dedicated to preserving the sites and history related to the African American struggle for equality in the 20th century. The three grants

Congressman Clyburn Announce Over $500,000 in Coronavirus Supplemental Funding for Sixth District Community Health Centers

By |2020-04-15T22:26:41-04:00April 15th, 2020|News|

Today, U.S. House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn announced more than half a million dollars in coronavirus supplemental funding for Community Health Centers (CHCs) in the sixth congressional district. These funds are part of the total $100 million appropriated for CHCs in the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, which was Congress’ first response

House Passes Congressman Clyburn’s Priorities in Appropriations Packages

By |2020-04-15T21:39:29-04:00April 15th, 2020|News|

COLUMBIA, SC – Congressman James E. Clyburn (SC-06) hailed passage of two appropriations packages today that will fund the government through Fiscal Year 2020. “Congress is empowered with the power of the purse, and I am pleased we have reached a bipartisan agreement to fulfill our Constitutional duty to fund the government for the remainder

Clyburn Praises Over $17 Million in ReConnect Investments for Huger and Orangeburg Broadband Expansion

By |2020-04-15T21:33:19-04:00April 15th, 2020|News|

(COLUMBIA, S.C.) – House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today praised the U.S. Department of Agriculture investment of over $17 million to provide high-speed internet to nearly 8,000 homes in the Berkeley and Orangeburg counties. The two awards are part of the ReConnect program created and funded by Congress to provide grants and loans to

Jim Clyburn Saves the Democrats

By |2020-04-11T01:41:52-04:00April 11th, 2020|News|

By Peggy Noonan - WSJ No one has seen anything like it. It will live in our political lore. There’ll be some bright 32-year-old kid running a campaign in 2056 and his guy will be down three in a row and the elders will take him to the Marriott bar and tell him, “Ya gotta