Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
  • Congresswoman Sewell Announces 2015 Job Fair

    The event will welcome more than 50 employers from a diverse range of sectors
  • 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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Jul 23, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Terri Sewell is visiting Kenya and Ethiopia as part of the Presidential delegation to East Africa.

Jul 20, 2015 Press Release

Today Congresswoman Terri Sewell joined National Parks Service Director Jonathan Jarvis for a ceremony at Zion Methodist Church to announce that the City of Marion, Alabama ha

Jul 16, 2015 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell spoke of the urgent need to restore federal voter protections alongside Rep. John Lewis and members of the House Democratic leadership team.

Jul 15, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Terri Sewell issued the following statement after the House passed the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015:

In The News

Jul 10, 2015 In The News

A former Obama administration official – and descendent of a Confederate leader – has some harsh words for Southern lawmakers who are fighting to ensure the Confederate flag r

Jul 9, 2015 In The News

A chorus of boos and cries of "vote! vote!" erupted in the U.S. House Thursday following a contentious day of hearings related to the Confederate flag.

Jul 7, 2015 In The News

Hillary Clinton will take a break from the presidential campaign trail July 14 to meet with lawmakers, including the Congressional Black Caucus, on Capitol Hill.

Jul 2, 2015 In The News

Hundreds of people lined up to shop in Tuscaloosa’s new Nike factory store on Thursday. Once the doors opened up, there was a mad dash to get inside.

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.