Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Statement by Congresswoman Terri Sewell on the President's Supreme Court Nominee

Jan 31, 2017
Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) issued the following statement on the President’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court:

“In the coming days and weeks, I look forward to learning more about the judicial opinions and constitutional philosophy of Judge Gorsuch.

“Given the consequential nature of this nomination, it is imperative that my Senate colleagues rigorously vet his legal opinions and jurisprudence, and ensure his philosophies are consistent with our Constitution and values as a nation.

“At this critical juncture in our nation’s history, it is important that this nominee be a fair and impartial adjudicator of the laws that protect the rights of all Americans.”

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