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Jim Clyburn's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

Full Name: James 'Jim' E. Clyburn
Office: U.S. House (SC) - District 6, Democratic Assistant Minority Leader
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Emily; 3 Children: Mignon, Angela Hannibal, Jennifer Reed
Birth Date: 07/21/1940
Birth Place: Sumter, SC
Home City: Columbia, SC
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Date Title
June 9, 2014 Authorizing Use of Rotunda for Ceremony Commemorating 50th Anniversary of Enactment of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Jan. 29, 2014 Clyburn Statement On This Year's Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Feb. 23, 2012 Clyburn Statement on Groundbreaking Ceremony for Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Jan. 23, 2012 Clyburn Statement On Departure Of Rep. Giffords From Congress
March 15, 2011 Clyburn Statement on the 40th Anniversary of the Congressional Black Caucus
Sept. 11, 2008 Clyburn on Seventh Anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks
July 23, 2008 Clyburn on the 60th Anniversary of the Integration of the Armed Forces
April 22, 2008 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Founding of the Modern State of Israel
Feb. 4, 2008 Clyburn Pays Homage to Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks
Nov. 1, 2007 Press Conference with the House Democrats - The One-Year Anniversary of the Democrats' New Direction
June 6, 2007 Clyburn Receives Leadership Award from American Friends of Lubavitch
May 11, 2007 Clyburn Delivers Commencement Address to Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA
May 3, 2007 Celebrating Jewish American Heritage Month
Jan. 29, 2007 Congressman Clyburn Announces Open Nominations for the Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission
Jan. 12, 2006 Clyburn to Chair Democrats Panel on Ethics
March 14, 2005 Gullah/GeeChee Cultural Heritage Act
Nov. 17, 2004 Tribute to Coach Willie Jeffries
Sept. 28, 2004 Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Act
Aug. 2, 2004 Time to Preserve Eroding Gullah/Geechee Cultural Treasures
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Creating Jobs and Fighting for Middle Class Families
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