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4:42 am on Friday June 10, 2011

Rep. Clyburn hosts Medicare town hall in Georgetown

Flickr user himesforcongress Tonight at 6:30pm, Clyburn will hold a town hall discussion with an emphasis on the future of Medicare. Gina Vasselli gets more information about what Clyburn hopes to achieve with the discussion. Read that here. Clyburn...
7:31 am on Sunday April 5, 2009

Here's what's coming next in the stimulus war

Image by Flickr user Skalas2Image by 20090404-war.jpg Updates at the bottom. Now that Governor Mark Sanford has bought 75 more days to contest the use of $700 million in borrowed dollars for schools, higher education, and publicly safety, The State...
8:13 am on Sunday December 28, 2008

A promise to fight poverty on the I-95 corridor

The Post and Courier's Robert Behre writes about the economically depressed I-95 corridor, and, namely Dillon. [gmap markers=blue::34.42027919621962,-79.37331318855286 |zoom=9 |center=34.40237742424137,-79.36798095703125 |width=220px |height=200px...
9:58 am on Wednesday November 26, 2008

Sen. Ford picked Clinton, says Clyburn should have supported Obama

State Sen. Robert Ford, veteran of the Civil Rights movement, in a February 2007 issue of The Post and Courier for why he was endorsing Clinton: Everywhere I go, people everywhere are singing the praises of Hillary. It's a slim possibility for [...
6:10 am on Sunday November 16, 2008

Many South Carolinians could have a high place in Obama administration

Image by Flickr user Randy Son Of RobertImage by 20081116-seal.jpg From U.S. Rep. Clyburn as a Cabinet post, to former Governor Jim Hodges working with environment or education, there's a ton of possibilities floating for South Carolina's...
4:11 pm on Monday October 27, 2008

Incumbent Clyburn confident against GOP challenger

Image by 20081027clyburn.jpg Incumbent Jim Clyburn is facing off against the Republican political newcomer Nancy Harrelson. But Clyburn feels pretty good about his odds, after all he did trounce his last challenger with 66% of the vote. The two...
3:36 am on Thursday August 7, 2008

Clyburn, others bite back on oil drilling politics

In a sign that Democrats are holding the line on no offshore drilling, James Clyburn (Dem., S.C.) is making statements with other top-ranked democrats. Read more stories on this subject in our oil topic page.According to a prepared statement: “...
11:51 am on Sunday June 15, 2008

U.S. Rep. Clyburn fingered in dubious earmarks

Image by Office of the Majority WhipImage by 20080616clyburn.jpg Clyburn has drawn fire for his millions in earmarked funding. The (Myrtle Beach) Sun News has published a story calling attention to U.S. Rep. James Clyburn's decisions to set aside $6...
10:28 am on Tuesday June 3, 2008

Clyburn endorses Obama

James E. ClyburnThe third-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, South Carolina's James E. Clyburn, has endorsed Sen. Obama. He is the first senior member of the House to officaly do so, the move predicts a flow of superdelegates to...
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