Jim Clyburn

James Enos Clyburn is an American politician and retired educator serving as a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina. He has served as House assistant Democratic leader since 2023 and from 2011 to 2019. He is a two-time majority whip, previously serving in the post from 2007 to 2011 and from 2019 to 2023.[http://www. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jim Clyburn has 702 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Senate Committee as a Commissioner for Human Affairs Commission in South Carolina. The year with the most videos was 2020 with 54 videos. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (159), Steny Hoyer (132), Xavier Becerra (51). Most common tags: Democratic Party, African Americans, Federal Budget.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 1993 - Present U.S. Representative, D-SC 6th

Assistant Democratic Leader (Jan 03, 2023 - Present) Majority Whip (Jan 03, 2019 - Jan 03, 2023) Assistant Democratic Leader (Jan 05, 2011 - Jan 03, 2019) Majority Whip (Jan 04, 2007 - Jan 04, 2011) Videos: 700


Commissioner, Human Affairs Commission, South Carolina c. September 19, 1991 - c. November 8, 1992 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

See all appearances

Appearance Stats

Member of Congress Record

District Map
Ideology Rankings
Past Elections

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov


  • No Committees


Floor Activity

    • Days on Floor: 5
    • Special Orders: 1
    • Total Time Speaking: 32 minutes
    • Common Floor Remark Topics:


* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Jim Clyburn', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.