Jim Clyburn

Kamala Backer: Clyburn ‘Tacitly Endorsing Joe Biden’

A top supporter of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) in South Carolina on Monday accused influential House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) of putting his thumb on the scale for former Vice President Joe Biden.

Jim Clyburn AP

Clyburn Defends Biden, Claims Black Dems Not Divided over Crime Bill

Ahead of a Sunday South Carolina poll that found former Vice President Joe Biden leading in the Palmetto State, House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) claimed on Friday that black Democrats are not divided over former Vice President Joe Biden’s authorship of the 1994 crime bill.

Joe Biden (Drew Angerer / Getty)

John Kerry on 2020: ‘I Want to See What Joe Is Going to Do’

Former Secretary of State and failed 2004 presidential candidate John Kerry is reportedly thinking about making another White House run, but he told the New York Times on Tuesday that he is waiting to see if former Vice President Joe Biden will officially enter the 2020 race. 

Former Massachusetts Senator John Kerry points as he speaks at the Forbes 30 Under 30 Summit, Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)

Nancy Pelosi Crushes Rebellion with Term Limit Deal

Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has nearly crushed an insurgent Democrat rebellion against her with a new deal on Wednesday that would limit her time as speaker to a maximum of four years.

Nancy Pelosi gavel (Susan Walsh / Associated Press)

Clyburn: I Believe Videotape Described by Steele Dossier Exists

On Wednesday’s edition of BuzzFeed’s “AM to DM,” Representative James Clyburn (D-SC) stated that he believes the videotape described in the Steele Dossier exists and he hasn’t seen anything that would make him think differently. BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith asked

Rep. James E. Clyburn, South Carolina Democrat.

Black Caucus Member Criticizes Nancy Pelosi over Leadership Slots

A member of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) has issued a warning against leadership changes introduced by Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), suggesting her proposals could decrease the group’s power while seemingly increasing her own.

Cedric Richmond (Melinda Deslatte / Associated Press)

Third-Ranking House Dem: GOP Will Impeach Obama if They Retain House

Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC), the third-ranking Democrat in the House, said this week that the House will impeach President Barack Obama if they retain control after the midterm elections. “If the Republicans maintain control of the House, Barack Obama will

Third-Ranking House Dem: GOP Will Impeach Obama if They Retain House