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Profession: Politician
Nationality: American
Birth Date: 21st Jul, 1940

James Enos Clyburn (born July 21, 1940) is an American politician of the Democratic Party serving as the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district since 1993, and the House Assistant Minority Leader since 2011. He was previously House Majority Whip, serving in that post from 2007 to 2011. His congressional district includes large portions of Columbia and Charleston, as well as several rural areas between them. Clyburn is the current dean of the South Carolina congressional delegation.

As Assistant Democratic Leader, he is the third-ranking Democrat in the House behind House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Minority Whip Steny Hoyer. After the Democrats took control of the House following the 2018 midterm elections, Clyburn will serve in his second stint as Majority Whip beginning in January 2019 as part the 116th Congress, continuing his status as the number three House Democrat behind (likely) Speaker of the House Pelosi and confirmed Majority Leader Hoyer.


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