Category: Clyburn

Clyburn: Trump Campaign Is Helping Kanye West to Get on State Ballots to Take Biden Votes
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Clyburn: Trump Campaign Is Helping Kanye West to Get on State Ballots to Take Biden Votes

Friday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) said there was no question President Donald Trump’s campaign was working on getting entertainer Kanye West on state ballots to peel away votes from Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden. Mitchell said, “I want to ask you about Kanye West. I never thought I…

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Clyburn: Biden’s Diversity Comments Were About Continents Where People Have Roots
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Clyburn: Biden’s Diversity Comments Were About Continents Where People Have Roots

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) said 2020 Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden’s comments on the diversity of the African American and Hispanic communities were about “the diversity of, not just the communities, but also of the continent” where people’s roots are. Clyburn said,…

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Clyburn: Trump Is Not Planning to Leave White House — ‘He Is Mussolini’
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Clyburn: Trump Is Not Planning to Leave White House — ‘He Is Mussolini’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) compared President Donald Trump to the former Italian National Fascist Party and Prime Minister Benito Mussolini. Guest host Dana Bash said, “You said that you don’t think President Trump would be willing to give up his office and that, quote, ‘He thinks that the…

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Clyburn: Trump, AG Barr Engaging in ‘Gestapo Activities’ in Portland
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Clyburn: Trump, AG Barr Engaging in ‘Gestapo Activities’ in Portland

Monday on CNN’s “New Day,” Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) accused Attorney General William Barr and President Donald Trump of “doing everything they possibly can to impose Gestapo activities” in Portland to address the ongoing civil unrest. Anchor John Berman asked, “The Democrats calling for an investigation into what’s happening in Portland. What do you want to know?” Clyburn…

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Clyburn: Education, Health, Judicial Systems Designed to ‘Maintain Suppression of African-Americans’
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Clyburn: Education, Health, Judicial Systems Designed to ‘Maintain Suppression of African-Americans’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” while discussing the Friday night death of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta, House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) said America’s judicial system, health care system and educational system “have been put together in order to maintain suppression of African-Americans.” Clyburn said, “I was very incensed over that. And you wonder…

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Jim Clyburn Suggests DNC Cancel Debates and Primaries, Anoint Biden
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Jim Clyburn Suggests DNC Cancel Debates and Primaries, Anoint Biden

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) is suggesting the Democratic National Committee (DNC) “step in” and cancel the remaining presidential primaries and debates if it appears Joe Biden is favored to win the nomination. Clyburn, who was instrumental in helping the former vice president revive his campaign with a win in the South Carolina primary, floated…

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