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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Oct 2, 2015 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell announced that she helped secure federal, research grants for the Baptist Health System, Inc., and the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Oct 1, 2015 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell, a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement after voting against the Fiscal Year 2016 N

Oct 1, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Terri Sewell denounced the decision by Alabama officials to close 31 driving license offices across the state, which disproportionally impacts residents in the 7

Sep 30, 2015 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell voted for a Continuing Resolution that averts a government shutdown, and gives Congress additional time to work with President Obama on a com

Sep 24, 2015 Press Release

“Pope Francis’ address to Congress reminded our nation of its greatness, and challenged us to go even farther in the pursuit of liberty and justice.

In The News

Sep 24, 2015 In The News

Alabama House members from both sides of the political spectrum found inspiration in the

Sep 24, 2015 In The News

In the first-ever papal address to a joint meeting of Congress, Pope Francis  called on Americans Thursday to embrace immigrants from Latin America and around the world.

Sep 22, 2015 In The News

Negotiations between the White House and Alabama’s GOP senators have so far failed to produce a list of candidates for five vacancies on the federal bench in Alabama, includin

Sep 22, 2015 In The News

Hyundai Motor, South Korea’s largest automaker, has been officially commended by the U.S.

Sep 17, 2015 In The News

The 45th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference that started Wednesday at the Walter E.