Press Releases

Jun 29, 2022 Press Release
Washington, D.C. (June 29, 2022) – Today, Rep. James E. Clyburn, Chairman of the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, issued a statement after a staff briefing held yesterday with Florida Surgeon General Dr. Joseph Ladapo and other representatives of the Florida Department of Health. Chairman Clyburn requested the staff briefing in a June 17 letter to Governor DeSantis, after it was revealed that Florida was the only state in the country that had failed to pre-order coronavirus vaccines for children under five, which were authorized earlier this month.
Jun 23, 2022 Press Release
Former Trump White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator provides firsthand account of how the Trump White House’s prioritization of politics and spread of misinformation undermined the nation’s coronavirus response
Washington, D.C. (June 23, 2022) – Today, the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, chaired by Rep. James E. Clyburn, held a hearing with Dr. Deborah Birx, who served as White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator under President Trump. The hearing highlighted Dr. Birx’s firsthand knowledge of the Trump Administration’s historic failure of leadership in responding to the pandemic. 
Jun 23, 2022 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (June 23, 2022) – Below is Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis Chairman James E.

Jun 23, 2022 Press Release
Emails show senior White House official believed “Case identification is bad for the President’s reelection”
Washington, D.C. (June 23, 2022) – Today, in advance of a hearing at 10:00 a.m. ET with former White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx, the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, chaired by Rep. James E. Clyburn, released Dr. Birx’s full transcribed interview and new emails uncovered through the ongoing investigation into the Trump Administration’s political interference in the nation’s coronavirus response.
Jun 22, 2022 Press Release
Hearing follows Tuesday release of report chronicling the Trump Administration’s embrace of a dangerous and discredited herd immunity via mass infection strategy
Washington, D.C. (June 22, 2022) – TOMORROW, on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. ET, the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, chaired by Rep. James E. Clyburn, will hold a hybrid hearing with former Trump White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx regarding the federal government’s pandemic response.
Jun 21, 2022 Press Release
Report is the first in a series on the Select Subcommittee’s investigation into the Trump Administration’s political interference with the federal coronavirus response
Washington, D.C. (June 21, 2022) – Today, the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, chaired by Rep. James E. Clyburn, released a staff report revealing new evidence of the far-reaching support for a dangerous and discredited herd immunity via mass infection strategy inside the Trump White House.
Jun 17, 2022 Press Release
FDA’s emergency use authorizations today make Americans of all ages eligible for coronavirus vaccinations
Washington, D.C. (June 17, 2022) – Today, Rep. James E. Clyburn, Chairman of the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, issued the following statement on the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) emergency use authorization of a three-dose Pfizer vaccine for children under 5 and a two-dose Moderna vaccine for children under 6.
Jun 17, 2022 Press Release
Letter to governor comes following his statement that Florida is “affirmatively against the Covid vaccine for young kids”
Washington, D.C. (June 17, 2022) – Today, Rep. James E. Clyburn, Chairman of the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, sent a letter to Florida Governor Ron DeSantis urging him to reverse his decision not to order coronavirus vaccines for young children in his state, as all other 49 states have done, or to provide a staff briefing by June 30 explaining the state’s rationale.
Jun 16, 2022 Press Release
Hearing marks Birx’s first official testimony before Congress since joining the Trump White House
Washington, D.C. (June 16, 2022) – On Thursday, June 23, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. ET, the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, chaired by Rep. James E. Clyburn, will hold a hybrid hearing with former Trump White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx regarding the federal government’s pandemic response.
Jun 14, 2022 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (June 14, 2022) – Below is Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis Chairman James E. Clyburn’s opening statement, as delivered, for today’s hearing with federal officials on “Examining Federal Efforts to Prevent, Detect, and Prosecute Pandemic Relief Fraud to Safeguard Funds for All Eligible Americans.” 

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