Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
  • Project READY 2020: Navigating the Job Market during the COVID-19 Era

    On Thursday, August 13, 2020 from 10:00AM-12:00PM CST Rep. Sewell will host her annual job preparedness workshop. This year's workshops will focus on navigating the job market given the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

    There will be four workshops including: Ready to Work Training and Adult Education Programs in the Virtual Era; Tips and Techniques on Job Searching, Resume Writing, and Job Interviewing in the Virtual Era; Successful Business Networking in the Virtual Era

  • Tuesday: Join Rep. Sewell for a Tele-Town Hall

    Join us for a Congress in Your Community Telephone Town Hall this Tuesday, August 4 at 6:30 pm CT.

  • Rep. Sewell Honors John Lewis in Selma Service

    In a memorial service at Brown Chapel AME Church, Rep. Terri Sewell welcomed Lewis' family and friends to Selma, one more time.

  • Rep. Sewell Honors the Life and Legacy of Rep. John Lewis

    In a speech on the floor of the House of Representatives Wednesday evening, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) remembered Alabama native, Rep. John Lewis (GA-05), and called on the Sentae to honor his legacy by passing H.R. 4, the Voting Rights Advancement Act.

  • House Democrats pass the Justice in Policing Act

    The House of Representatives passed by a vote of 236-181 H.R. 7120, the George Floyd Justice In Policing Act, the first-ever bold, comprehensive legislation designed to hold police accountable, change the culture of law enforcement and build trust between law enforcement and our communities. 

  • Fill Out Your 2020 Census Today!

    When you respond to the 2020 Census, you help our community get its fair share of more than $800 billion per year in federal funds for schools, hospitals, roads, and for programs like Head Start, Medicaid, SNAP, WIC, Section 8 housing, and so much more!

    You can respond to the Census by internet, phone or mail. And it’s important to remember that your answers are confidential!

    Respond online at, over the phone by calling 844-330-2020 (English) or 844-468-2020 (Spanish), ir mail back the paper questionnaire sent to your home.

  • Terri Talks with UAB's Dr. Selwyn Vickers

    Rep. Sewell hosted Dean of the UAB School of Medicine Dr. Selwyn Vickers for a Facebook Live conversation about health care disparities and COVID-19.

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Latest News

Jul 27, 2020 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed by unanimous consent House Concurrent Resolution 107 to rename H.R. 4 the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act of 2020.
Jul 23, 2020 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – In a speech on the floor of the House of Representatives Wednesday evening, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) honored the life and legacy of Rep. John Lewis (GA-05).
Jul 22, 2020 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) praised the House passage of H.R. 7573, legislation to replace the bust in the Old Supreme Court Chamber of Chief Justice Roger B. Taney, the author of the Dred Scott ruling in 1857 that upheld slavery, with one of Justice Thurgood Marshall, who fought for civil rights and equality as the Court’s first African-American justice.
Jul 21, 2020 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07), Jackie Walorski (IN-02), Ron Kind (WI-03), Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) introduced the Ensuring Parity in MA for Audio-Only Telehealth Act, bipartisan legislation to help ensure Medicare Advantage (MA) enrollees who cannot access the video component during telehealth visits are able to access care through audio visits during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jul 18, 2020 Press Release
“My heart breaks for the passing of my dear friend and mentor Congressman John Lewis, but my spirit soars for an angel walked among us and we were all touched by his greatness. He forever changed Selma and this nation. May we finish his life’s work and restore the Voting Rights Act.