Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
  • Deadline Extended: Seeking District Interns!

    We are thrilled to be extending our 2020 District Internship Program with spots available in our Birmingham, Montgomery, Selma and Tuscaloosa offices this winter and spring! Qualified applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and be actively enrolled in a 2-4 year accredited college or university. Apply here!

  • House Passes Rep. Sewell's Voting Rights Advancement Act

    “Voting is personal to me, not only because I represent America’s Civil Rights District—but because it was on the streets of my hometown, Selma, Alabama, that foot soldiers shed their blood on the Edmund Pettus Bridge so that all Americans—regardless of race—could vote!” RepSewell said. “I am so proud that, today, the House took critical steps in addressing the Supreme Court’s Shelby decision and passed H.R. 4, the Voting Rights Advancement Act, to restore the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to its full strength.”

  • Rep. Sewell introduces The Voting Rights Advancement Act

    U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) introduced H.R. 4, The Voting Rights Advancement Act, to help address the most egregious forms of recent voter suppression by developing a process to determine which states and localities with a recent history of voting rights violations must pre-clear election changes with the Department of Justice.

  • Rep. Sewell delivers State of the District address

    U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) delivered her 2019 State of the District address, highlighting the work she has done to bring opportunity to Alabama’s 7th District and goals for the year ahead.

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Dec 21, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – President Trump signed into law Friday the RURAL Act, legislation introduced by Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) to help preserve jobs and encourage infrastructure development by maintaining tax-exempt cooperative organizations’ access to government grants and assistance, including FEMA disaster relief and funding to expand rural broadband.
Dec 19, 2019 Press Release
Birmingham, AL – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) is thrilled to announce Jada Wells, Alexis Perry and Ashton Young (all from RB Hudson Middle School), as this year’s winners of the 2019 Congressional App Challenge.
Dec 19, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) praised the House passage of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA) on Thursday.
Dec 18, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07), a senior member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement Wednesday after the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald J. Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress:
Dec 17, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) applauded Congress’ passage of the FUTURE Act, legislation that permanently reauthorizes crucial mandatory funding for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and all Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs).