Building South Carolina’s Future

Personal Freedoms
Personal Freedoms
  • Freedom is on the line in this election and Jim Clyburn and Congressional Democrats are fighting alongside the Biden-Harris Administration to:
      • Safeguard reproductive freedom by codifying Roe v. Wade and access to IVF treatments.
      • Protect access to the ballot box will be fighting for passage of the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act.
      • Ensure Americans will enjoy legal protections from discrimination because of sexual orientation and gender identity by passing the Equality Act.
      • Enable workers to unionize, advancing the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act.
Tax Fairness
Tax Fairness
  • Jim Clyburn and the Biden-Harris Administration believes that everyone should pay their fair share and will fight for a tax code that:
      • Will raise the corporate tax to a minimum of 21% to crack down on tax cheats.
      • Will ensure billionaires finally pay their fair share with a minimum 25% income tax.
Lowering Costs
  • Congressman Clyburn and the Biden-Harris Administration have made great progress in providing student loan debt relief to millions of Americans and making college more affordable. Moving forward the Administration will:
      • Eliminate student loan origination fees.
      • Permanently exempt debt forgiveness from taxation.
      • Increase the maximum Pell Grant award and make broader investments in HBCUs.

  • Every 2 months, 75,000 Americans will become eligible for student loan forgiveness under the Biden-Harris Administration’s improvements to income-based repayment and Public Service Loan Forgiveness programs.

  • Congressman Clyburn, in partnership with the Biden-Harris Administration, will fight to:
      • Extend the $35 cap on insulin prices for all.
      • Cap prescription costs at $2,000 maximum a year.
      • Expand access to life-saving health care  by making  expanded Affordable Care Act tax credits permanent.

  • The Biden Administration and Congressional Democrats know housing is a huge challenge and will work to:
      • Create a housing tax credit of $400/month for 2 years to aid first time home buyers in accessing the American dream.
      • Build and renovate 2 million affordable homes to increase the available housing supply and bring down rent prices.
      • Promote a $10,000 tax credit for first-time homebuyers.

  • Congressional Democrats and the Biden Administration want to support American families by:
      • Reinstating the Child Tax Credit modeled after the American Rescue Plan, which lifted millions of children out of poverty following the pandemic.
      • Advocating for family paid leave for growing families or adult children caring for aging parents.
      • Providing free pre-Kindergarten for all four-year olds.