Jim Clyburn

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Jim Clyburn
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House Majority Whip
Assumed office
January 3, 2019
LeaderNancy Pelosi
Preceded bySteve Scalise
In office
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2011
LeaderNancy Pelosi
Preceded byRoy Blunt
Succeeded byKevin McCarthy
House Assistant Democratic Leader
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2019
LeaderNancy Pelosi
Preceded byChris Van Hollen
Succeeded byBen Ray Luján
Chair of the House Democratic Conference
In office
January 16, 2006 – January 3, 2007
LeaderNancy Pelosi
Preceded byBob Menendez
Succeeded byRahm Emanuel
Vice Chair of the House Democratic Conference
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 16, 2006
LeaderNancy Pelosi
Preceded byBob Menendez
Succeeded byJohn B. Larson
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 6th district
Assumed office
January 3, 1993
Preceded byRobin Tallon
Personal details
Born
James Enos Clyburn

(1940-07-21) July 21, 1940 (age 78)
Sumter, South Carolina, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)
Emily England (m. 1961)
Children3, including Mignon
EducationSouth Carolina State University (BA)

James Enos Clyburn (/ˈklˌbɜːrn/; born July 21, 1940) is an American politician. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He is the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district since 1993, and the House Majority Whip since 2019.[1] He was previously House Majority Whip from 2007 to 2011.

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