Congressman James E. Clyburn | Carolina Snaps


James E. Clyburn, a prominent figure in American politics, serves as the Assistant Democratic Leader in the U.S. House of Representatives and Chairman of the Democratic Faith Working Group. He is known for making history as the first African American to serve multiple terms as Majority Whip. Clyburn's humble beginnings in South Carolina shaped his dedication to public service. He has played a key role in legislative initiatives, from historic preservation to rural energy savings, and has been recognized with numerous awards for his contributions to American politics. His endorsement of Joe Biden in 2020 is credited with influencing the presidential race. 

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