Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Economy

Economy

“We must work diligently to address the immediate economic problems we face while laying out a long-term plan that ensures future economic growth through wise investments in education, workforce development and job creation.”  

-Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell 


Check back in the coming week for updates concerning my work and views on the economy.  

For more information in the meantime, please contact my Washington, DC office
 
I look forward to your feedback.
 
Thank you.
 

More on Economy

Sep 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, GOP congressional leaders outlined their plan for an overhaul of the federal tax code. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) releases the following statement:

Sep 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL) joined Republican Congressman Carlos Curbelo (R-FL) to introduce the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (H.R. 3849) to reauthorize the U.S. Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA) until 2030. Since 2000, CBTPA has allowed for the duty- and quota-free import of goods from Caribbean countries made with U.S. yarns, fabrics, and threads.

Sep 27, 2017 Video

Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell joins Chris Cuomo on CNN's New Day to discuss a bipartisan tax reform meeting at the White House and Puerto Rico recovery efforts.

Sep 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, a bipartisan group of lawmakers from the House Ways & Means Committee met with President Donald Trump to discuss tax reform priorities. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) sits on the Ways & Means Committee and joined the meeting, which also included Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA).

May 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the President released a 2018 budget proposal with massive cuts to social safety-net programs, science, agricultural, and other institutions vital to Alabama communities. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) releases the following statement:

May 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, a bipartisan majority in the House of Representatives voted to pass legislation funding the federal government through the remainder of FY17. The deal includes an increase in funding for historic preservation, health research, student aid, and healthcare benefits for coal miners.

Apr 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, President Donald Trump released a tax proposal that would dramatically reduce taxes for corporations and wealthy individuals and add trillions of dollars to the federal deficit. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell, a member of the Ways and Means Committee, responds with the following statement:

Mar 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the President released a preliminary 2018 budget proposal with massive cuts to science, agricultural, and jobs programs, as well as other institutions central to Alabama’s economy. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) releases the following statement:

Jan 20, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Terri Sewell issued the following statement after speaking with Walmart executives about the pending closure of the Walmart Supercenter in Fairfield, Alabama:

Dec 18, 2015 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell voted for the passage of the Omnibus Appropriations bill: