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November 15, 2011
Blogging the Beltway: The super-committee member is confident -- whether a deal is reached or not.
November 11, 2011
With a Nov. 23 deadline looming for its report, committee member Rep. James Clyburn weighs in on the deadlock.
by Mary C. Curtis onNovember 10, 2011
Our leaders need to stop schoolyard taunts and get to work solving our problems.
October 28, 2011
This week on the Confab: Join Managing Editor Joel Dreyfuss as he chats with Assistant Editor Akoto Ofori-Atta and contributor Mary Curtis about Rep. James Clyburn's belief that President Obama will win the 2012 election, about Pat Buchanan's racist rants and Jet magazine's 60th-anniversary issue.
by Mary C. Curtis onOctober 24, 2011
The South Carolina lawmaker also talks about Herman Cain and voter suppression.
by Cord Jefferson onNovember 17, 2010
Nancy Pelosi this afternoon won a secret vote in the Democratic House Caucus to become the next House minority leader.
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Leadership crisis averted for House Democrats?
by Nsenga Burton onNovember 8, 2010
Rep. James Clyburn is being backed by the Congressional Black Caucus for the number two position.
November 5, 2010
James E. Clyburn sent a somber letter to his Democratic colleagues today announcing his intention to run for House Minority Whip.
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