- Name: Jim Clyburn
- Born: 07/21/1940 (80 years old)
- Website: clyburn.house.gov/
James Enos Clyburn (//; born July 21, 1940) is an American politician of the Democratic Party serving as House Majority Whip since 2019. He is a two-time Majority Whip, having previously served in the post from 2007 to 2011 and served as House Assistant Minority Leader from 2011 to 2019.
Birth Name: James Enos Clyburn
Alias: James Enos Clyburn
Birth Place: Sumter, South Carolina, U.S.
Jim Clyburn quotes :
Environmental protection doesn't happen in a vacuum. You can't separate the impact on the environment from the impact on our families and communities.Jim Clyburn
Environmental policy must strike a balance between the earth's best interests and our citizen's pressing needs.Jim Clyburn
But reducing harmful emissions, abating our dependence on foreign oil and developing alternative renewable energy sources have benefits that go beyond environmental health, they improve personal health, enhance national security and encourage our nation's economic viability.Jim Clyburn
Pharmaceutical companies are enjoying unprecedented profits and access with this Administration. Yet the Republicans' prescription drug plan for seniors has been a colossal failure, and over 43 million Americans wake up every morning without health insurance.Jim Clyburn
I have no problems with private schools. I graduated from one and so did my mother. Private schools are useful and we often use public funds to pay for their infrastructures and other common needs.Jim Clyburn
Democrats believe we must have comprehensive health care reform that includes giving the federal government authority to negotiate lower prices with drug companies.Jim Clyburn