Rep. Clyburn is the Assistant Democratic Leader, the number three Democrat in the House of Representatives. He represents South Carolina's 6th District.
Our country is nothing without its workers. As we recognize #CesarChavezDay today, let us thank and honor this nation’s workers, especially those on the front lines of this pandemic. Thank you for all that you do.
Equal work should mean equal pay, period. We depend on our workers now more than ever before, and we ought to make sure they’re paid equally, regardless of gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or any other factor. #EqualPayDay
South Carolina small business owners, to find out how to apply for assistance under the newly enacted CARES Act, visit this SBA resources page.
As social distancing has become a required way of life, remote learning, teleworking, and telehealth all require access to a reliable internet, which many Americans still do not have.
I joined @rollcall 's podcast this morning to talk about why there is a need for an oversight panel for the COVID-19 stimulus package and what's next for our country.
52 years ago I got the news of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. I went home, numb, sat in my house, turned on the radio and just listened. I sat there, the rest of the night. The sun came up with me sitting there.
This President is not above the law. His refusal to comply with House subpoenas in our impeachment inquiry is another unlawful attempt to hide the facts. He’s betraying the constitution, abusing his power, and threatening our national security. He will be held accountable.
The President’s decision to steal money from the military for his ineffective, wasteful border wall is a violation of the Constitution and undermines America's safety and the military’s morale. The House will continue to fight this egregious abuse of power.
Today marks the 150th anniversary of the 15th amendment, giving African American men the right to vote. For much of its first 100 years, the right existed only on paper. And we still face voter discrimination. We must continue to fight to remove all barriers to the ballot box.
Like many, I found it hard to disguise my disgust during the President's recent #SOTU address. I've compiled four of the more than 30 untruths that he told, and hopefully you'll see why I didn't even try.