Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 
  • Rep. Sewell Introduces the Voting Rights Advancement Act

    The Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2015 takes an expansive view of the need to protect access to the voting booth, and will offer more voter protection to more people in more states.
  • Rep. Sewell Outlines the Need for Stronger Consumer Protections

    Congresswoman Terri Sewell outlines the need to tighten payday lending regulations.
  • President Obama comes to Birmingham

    Rep. Sewell joins the President for his speech on middle-class economics at Lawson State.
  • President Obama Signs Gold Medal Bill

    The President signed into law H.R. 431, a bill Congresswoman Sewell sponsored that would award a Congressional Gold Medal to the Foot Soldiers of the Voting Rights Movement.
  • Rep. Sewell Honors the 50th Anniversary of Marchers Arrival to Montgomery

    The Congresswoman delivered remarks on the steps of the Alabama State Capitol to honor the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March.
  • 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma

    President Obama and the First Family as well as President Bush joined us in Selma for the 50th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday."

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Jun 30, 2015 Press Release

Birmingham, AL – Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) announced that the U.S.

Jun 26, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Terri Sewell issued the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of marriage equality:

Jun 25, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Terri Sewell announced that her amendment to increase funding for the Civil Rights Initiative has been adopted into the Fiscal Year 2016 Interior Appropriations

Jun 25, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Terri Sewell released the following statement after the Supreme Court announced its decision in King v. Burwell:

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Jun 24, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Terri Sewell issued the following statement after Governor Robert Bentley removed the Confederate flag from the State Capitol in Montgomery, Alabama:

In The News

Jun 30, 2015 In The News

NAACP state chapters across the country plan to participate in a national march next month from Selma, Ala., to the nation's capital to commemorate the 50th anniversary

Jun 30, 2015 In The News

Developers seeking to restore and redevelop Birmingham's oldest school building have been awarded a $3.7 million federal loan to undertake the project.

Jun 17, 2015 In The News

By Reps. Terri A. Sewell (AL-07) and John Lewis of Georgia (GA-05)