Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama

Press Releases

Nov 20, 2020 Press Release
Legislation creates nearly 1 million new apprenticeship opportunities in 5 years

Washington, DC- Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted in favor of the National Apprenticeship Act of 2020, legislation to reauthorize the National Apprenticeship Act for the first time since its enactment in 1937 and create one million new apprenticeship opportunities in five years.

Nov 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi named U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) to serve on a conference committee of the House and Senate versions of the FY 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

Nov 6, 2020 Press Release
The Military Service Academy Preview Day was hosted via Facebook Live Thursday, Oct. 29

Birmingham, AL – Yesterday, Congresswoman Terri Sewell (AL-07) hosted the first virtual Military Service Academy Preview day via Facebook Live with representatives from all 5 Military Service Academies and the Marion Military Institute.

Nov 6, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Sewell's workshop entitled ”Navigating Justice Department Grants: Bridging the Gap Between Community & Police" will be hosted via ZOOM on November 12th

Birmingham, AL- On Thursday, November 12th from 10:00-11:30 A.M.

Oct 26, 2020 Press Release
Virtual Job Fair 2020 is open for registration via Eventbrite and will be hosted via Zoom on November 18th & 19th

Birmingham, AL- Congresswoman Terri Sewell (AL-07) officially announced the opening of registration for Alabama's 7th District 9th Annual and first Virtual Job Fair. Job Fair 2020 will be a two-day event held virtually via Zoom on Wednesday & Thursday, November 18th & 19th from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. CST.

Oct 23, 2020 Press Release
November 6th is the deadline for Military Service Academy nomination applications.

Birmingham, AL – Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) is currently accepting 2020 Military Service Academy nomination applications. 

Oct 20, 2020 Press Release
EDA Invests in Livingston & Sumter County, AL to create jobs, establish economic resiliency and promote future investment

Washington, DC- Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) announced the $1.7 million investment award from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to improve access and increase economic opportunities for the Port of Epes Industrial Park in Livingston/Sumter County, AL.

Oct 16, 2020 Press Release
Bipartisan group of 42 lawmakers urge CMS, HHS to carefully monitor treatment access for dialysis patients following CMS’ decision to remove outpatient dialysis facilities from time and distance standards in Medicare Advantage

Washington, DC - U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) and Rep.

Oct 15, 2020 Press Release
Columbia World Projects commits $710,000 to advance an innovative solution to wastewater challenges in Alabama’s Black Belt region

Washington, DC- Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) praises the launch of an Alabama Wastewater project in the Black Belt by Columbia World Projects.

Oct 1, 2020 Press Release
Another stimulus package would provide $396 million in direct funding for counties and cities in Alabama’s 7th Congressional District

Washington, D.C. - Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted in favor of the Updated Heroes Act, House Democrats’ latest legislation to address the ongoing needs that have resulted from the COVID-19 public health crisis.