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Majority Whip in the U.S. House of Representatives; representing South Carolina's 6th District.

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The #2020Census determines not only how you’re represented in government, but where resources are placed and money… https://t.co/aegdXX3tARhttps://t.co/sspffYEPsRTo our doctors, who put their lives at risk each day in order to protect ours, thank you for all that you do today… https://t.co/lGGzxArnZlOver 600,000 cases of #coronavirus have been reported around the world. There's no doubt this global pandemic has b… https://t.co/9CJsVCFjNz
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/30
2020
The legislation Congress just passed included small steps to connect Americans during this crisis, but far more mus… https://t.co/lzvq3WSj2cWe have lost a stalwart of the Civil Rights Movement, and I have lost a friend and mentor. His wit and candor ins… https://t.co/dkaCeoalRS
3/28
2020
Wishing @RepCunningham a speedy recovery! I know quarantine isn’t stopping Joe from working hard for his constituen… https://t.co/pfWU0MZ48dWhat we’ve got to do is make this country's greatness accessible & affordable for all Americans. This legislation… https://t.co/P20fXvPp1GThroughout the #coronavirus outbreak, blood donations are still needed. Blood centers are taking precautions to en… https://t.co/HB6Gs9v0RR
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/27
2020
I am pleased to see this legislation include my priorities to send direct payments to most American families; a rec… https://t.co/XrR3oq74PNThe health and economic well-being of the millions of Americans are depending on this bill. The impacts of this p… https://t.co/E0YvrLyAAFThis pandemic shows lack of health care for anyone threatens everyone. I urge SC Republicans to confront this emerg… https://t.co/A1YEbwrYvpAs Congress votes on a 3rd coronavirus response package, I want to give a special thank you to not only health care… https://t.co/LdeEnYSI6dWishing a very Happy Birthday to my good friend and our distinguished Speaker of the House, @speakerpelosi. Thank y… https://t.co/BlfQ4xnVq3My relationship with Jack’s father, the late Gov. John C. West, transcended the employer employee status we enjoyed… https://t.co/1mrr14KErwThe passage of Jack West is a tremendous loss to me and my entire family. The Clyburn and West families roots run d… https://t.co/mNLJPto3Kq
3/26
2020
Community Health Centers are on the front lines of the current crisis & their infrastructure is being strained beyo… https://t.co/7kQ0R6dL99Thank you for doing your part to #FlattenTheCurve. Things to do at home: 📱Check on your loved ones 💻Fill out your… https://t.co/QflJGzjV4K
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnBREAKING: Charleston City Council votes, 9-4, to approve "Stay at Home" ordinance. Order goes into effect Thursday… https://t.co/qVxZC81Q2Q
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/25
2020
NEW: South Carolina’s K-12 schools will remain closed through the end of April, a month longer than originally orde… https://t.co/CPMkDiO2sF
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnI don’t believe anyone on the Republican side of the aisle attacking me for comments made on a closed House Dem cal… https://t.co/BXRJQlHpz7
3/24
2020
As Congress continues to work toward providing additional aid for small businesses and their employees, SC small bu… https://t.co/a0coOpZdPuMy coronavirus guidance web page now has information on non-federal government resources that South Carolina reside… https://t.co/IUE6CCIOErTen years ago today, I signed the Affordable Care Act into law. It protected preexisting conditions, cut the uninsu… https://t.co/VuhN5ugvtn
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnWe all have a role to play to reducing and slowing transmission of #COVID19. Physical or social distancing is one w… https://t.co/ZYESfaR21t
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnToday is the 10th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act. Without the ACA, millions of Americans will lose their… https://t.co/4g2IfkcWjNAs a single working mom, I have to juggle—I couldn’t do it without a childcare provider. As the #COVID_19 pandemic… https://t.co/u7mbOHBZL8
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/23
2020
Thank you for doing your part to #FlattenTheCurve. Things to do at home: 📚Read to your children 📱Call your loved… https://t.co/adq59aFxGL
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnThe coronavirus is driving an unprecedented crisis that will have a lasting impact on our country. But by working t… https://t.co/KMtcNHuB2E
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/21
2020
From our health care professionals to our grocery store workers, from our first responders to our food delivery dri… https://t.co/TgXk5YdJGj
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/20
2020
There’s a lot of confusing information about what the shelter in place order means. Check out the graphics below fo… https://t.co/KOpnsPx9pp
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnIf you are in need of food assistance, are having trouble accessing free childcare or paying housing bills right no… https://t.co/cq40vYAU3SDo you have questions about the #FamiliesFirstCoronavirusResponseAct? Join the @TheBlackCaucus for a Telephone To… https://t.co/ZmcVGZPYSl
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnI agree completely with @geoffreystarks. The coronavirus pandemic is demonstrating the urgency of closing the digit… https://t.co/usNSNW2NLu
3/19
2020
🚨ATTENTION 🚨 Individuals now have an additional 90 days to pay their federal income taxes if you owe less than $1… https://t.co/DwVBaemEtSThe #2020Census is underway. Given the current health crisis, the safest ways to respond are by phone or online.… https://t.co/9EPTQgP0r3Up to date information about the coronavirus can be found on both of my websites, including South Carolina alerts a… https://t.co/0SA05d5qwQNow more than ever, we must remember that we are ALL in this together. Please: 🧼Wash your hands 📍Practice… https://t.co/DRjzkVCxYg
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/18
2020
I was pleased to host @jasonfurman and @claudia_sahm last week to discuss with House Dems the need for cash assista… https://t.co/U9wY4KG5IdAs our nation battles through this pandemic, we ought to thank those who remain on the front lines: our health care… https://t.co/9fupt45EPtTo the folks keeping the world turning while we hunker down during these troubled times: thank you. Immensely grate… https://t.co/z5I56qYOeY
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/17
2020
https://t.co/w3ulzavg6pThe #2020Census has officially begun. YOUR participation will impact funding for: 🏗️Infrastructure 📝Education 🏥Em… https://t.co/c7Ojlr1twR
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnAs you pray for those you love tonight dealing with the #coronavirus, please remember those in prison, living on t… https://t.co/ZX9WEO3xTq
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnWe all must do our part to help flatten the curve and prevent the spread of this virus. This includes social dist… https://t.co/z5Ro47Xk5i
3/16
2020
Millions of workers will get paid sick leave under #FamiliesFirst. What they need are protections now, not grands… https://t.co/3FeeHq1Jw5South Carolina's K-12 and public colleges will be closed until March 31, Gov. @henrymcmaster's office told… https://t.co/N25nC7dfZe
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/15
2020
The #FamiliesFirst Coronavirus Response Act: ✅ Ensures free #coronavirus testing for all who need it ✅ Secures pai… https://t.co/C3eoLzrFZlFrom the beginning of this health crisis, @HouseDemocrats have been committed to providing support for American fam… https://t.co/N7psqcfmeT
3/14
2020
If the Trump administration refuses to broadly cancel loans, then Congress should do so in a stimulus package. I ha… https://t.co/5F8XyEqLTu
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnSo many schools closing. So many students asked to head online for class. But millions do not have the internet at… https://t.co/aH3CXawGcN
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn🚨 Coronavirus Update 🚨 The state of South Carolina has entered a state of emergency and all schools in Kershaw and… https://t.co/iDwlHQ4Rc7I am delivering a statement about the #FamiliesFirst Coronavirus Response Act live from the U.S. Capitol. https://t.co/28zxsy5SBS
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn#Census2020 has officially begun! Mailers are on their way to your home and should be delivered by March 20. You c… https://t.co/EAwlYdYV0nYou can’t work from home without broadband. You can’t stay home if you don’t have paid leave. You can't go to th… https://t.co/biiSK7UNN5
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnThis is a great resource! https://t.co/JMnodoR633
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnOne of the most effective ways to fight #COVID19 is staying home from work or school when you're sick. But for mill… https://t.co/imx3EIWODS
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/13
2020
I did the math: a full battery of coronavirus testing costs at minimum $1,331. I also did the legal research: the… https://t.co/c9MX7yAlds
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnGrateful to the Mountains to Midlands chapter for honoring my late wife with the Dr. Emily England Clyburn Huddle S… https://t.co/0V2pzi7ELxWishing the @girlscouts a happy 108th birthday! Not only do they sell delicious cookies, but they also prepare gi… https://t.co/MjteZs5ErM#Coronavirus testing must be made free to the public if we are going to understand the scope of this crisis. Anyt… https://t.co/cULca8avMB
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/12
2020
Today, the House joined the Senate in voting to affirm that the President can't go to war w/ Iran w/o authorization… https://t.co/jnvaWMtDfTEveryone needs #paidsickdays. Today. Tomorrow. Always. The #coronavirus is putting a spotlight on a challenge Ame… https://t.co/NTQ43PmVKF
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnPleased to spend the afternoon with the Director of the Call Me Mister program and 16 future teachers. This import… https://t.co/nXwN3cShfaUnbelievable. Senate Republicans just blocked the #ForThePeople Act - again. This means Republicans blocked: -Free… https://t.co/YEBtBfjkoD
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/11
2020
No mother ought to lose their life while bringing life into this world, and Black moms are at an even higher risk o… https://t.co/jOXH0048GlStatue of Mary Mcleod Bethune will become the first of a Black woman in the U.S. Capitol thanks to the efforts of C… https://t.co/r33uXPN8GT
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnAmerica’s state & local health agencies are essential in fighting #coronavirus. To help them keep up the fight, ou… https://t.co/K18s6o0LSF
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnWant to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus? ✅Avoid close contact w/ people who are sick ✅Avoid touching yo… https://t.co/jQS2Gldp9h
3/10
2020
The youth of this nation are the next voices of advocacy. I’m pleased to see this initiative by Harvard’s Hutchin… https://t.co/mnblugjTJW
3/8
2020
The Violence Against Women Act protects victims and survivors of domestic violence and stalking. We must protect… https://t.co/vw0fVSP77d55 years ago, a brave group of people, including my friend @RepJohnLewis, were attacked on Edmund Pettus Bridge in… https://t.co/FOUTCdbONX
3/7
2020
On this week's Clyburn Chronicles @WhipClyburn sits down with Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole, National Chair of @NCNWHQ to d… https://t.co/DKplZ5jLut
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnWe need to protect the health and financial security of our communities during #coronavirus. That’s why Democrats… https://t.co/uDFFF07i7L
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/6
2020
I've said it before: the Opportunity Zone program needs to be improved, or it needs to be repealed. If OZ supporte… https://t.co/tEKIIq7fIRTSA employees protect millions of air travelers every single day. They ought to have the same rights & protections… https://t.co/uE4I5W9BRZYesterday, the House passed an $8.3 billion emergency response package that will alleviate the financial burden on… https://t.co/UqXJGSWRQu
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/5
2020
Dolores Huerta has fought tirelessly for the rights of women, workers, and immigrants, becoming a civil and labor r… https://t.co/xFSaXaeaJ1Today, the House passed an $8.3 billion package, funding a robust response to the coronavirus. This includes funds… https://t.co/hPyssxCTfWIt was sad and frustrating to watch some voters wait up to 7 hours to cast their vote. No one should ever wait h… https://t.co/4Yrx1HN4Lb
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnThere’s no excuse for the Senate’s failure to pass legislation to finally allow the Department of Health & Human Se… https://t.co/weo5QgGrQu
Retweeted by James E. ClyburnThe latest episode of Clyburn Chronicles is now available! I am joined by @johnnettabcole, current National Chair… https://t.co/F4dcOCiZc1
3/4
2020
Accurate broadband mapping is an essential step toward providing universal access to affordable high-quality intern… https://t.co/2fMeygs8BjHelp prevent the spread of the coronavirus. ✅ Avoid close contact with people who are sick ✅ Avoid touching your e… https://t.co/ape54oWe2GI encourage all eligible jurisdictions to take advantage of this opportunity to invest in these communities—persist… https://t.co/aQX9pkHEAvI am pleased that the Department of Transportation has opened applications for transit planning funding for areas o… https://t.co/h7xXsvuFvf🚨Calling all artists🚨 The 2020 Congressional Art Competition is underway! All high school students living in the… https://t.co/wvoncV4gTI
3/3
2020
Every time an American is forced to ration medication or not fill a prescription, it's a failure of Senate Republic… https://t.co/llXoAc1Ucq
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn @RepBarbaraLee Congratulations and well deserved!NASA is hiring its next class of astronauts. Think you have what it takes? Apply today! 🚀🚀🚀 https://t.co/wrLgQSLtdZThis month we take the time to celebrate and salute incredible women who have changed the world. As we reflect on… https://t.co/BvXQ2N5sXMWe were beaten, we were tear-gassed. I thought I was going to die on this bridge. But somehow and some way, God alm… https://t.co/Id83KAPPc0
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
3/2
2020
In 2015, 9 lives were taken by a gunman who purchased a weapon w/ an incomplete background check—which he later fai… https://t.co/7wMNPGXazM
2/28
2020
These critical programs rely on an accurate #2020Census count: 🏥 #Medicaid 🍴 #SNAP 🏗️ Infrastructure grants 🏫 Edu… https://t.co/u6jXHa2akD#Census2020 begins on April 1. We must ensure that everyone is fully represented, especially the Black community.… https://t.co/l5OEsKutvgWe cannot afford to undervalue our nation's HBCUs. They're too important. Thank you @tmcf_hbcu for having me spea… https://t.co/ZwpAOAzSXmOne year ago, the House passed the Bipartisan Background Checks Act. McConnell has refused to allow a vote on it.… https://t.co/Lv7dPdrCISLooking for up-to-date information on the #coronavirus? Take a look at this resource from @CDCgov ➡️… https://t.co/yHizrBvDvZYesterday, @SecAzar refused to promise that a #coronavirus vaccine would be affordable to all. House Democrats pa… https://t.co/1mg6u9QzgV
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
2/27
2020
I’m going to tweet this fact every day: 📢President Trump is lying to you about health care (and a lot more). Hi… https://t.co/MG02mH8k34
Retweeted by James E. Clyburn
2/26
2020

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