Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Press Releases

Mar 13, 2017 Press Release
The nonpartisan CBO releases projections of how many Americans would gain or lose insurance under the Republican proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act

Washington, D.C. – Today, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released projections of how many Americans would gain or lose insurance under the Republican proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act as well as cost projections for the proposed bill.

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Mar 9, 2017 Press Release
Watch Congresswoman Sewell’s remarks at the Ways & Means Committee bill markup.

Washington, D.C. – At a Ways & Means Committee bill hearing Thursday morning, Congresswoman Terri Sewell (AL-D) spoke out against the Republican repeal bill to replace the Affordable Care Act. At the time of the hearing, the Congressional Budget Office had not yet released any estimate for the cost or impact of the Republican repeal bill.

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Mar 9, 2017 Press Release
The House Ways & Means Committee voted to advance the bill in Congress, despite not yet having any estimate for the bill’s cost or impact from the Congressional Budget Office

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, the House Ways & Means Committee considered amendments to the Republican health plan and voted to advance the bill in Congress, despite not yet having any estimate for the bill’s cost or impact from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). Congresswoman Terri A.

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Mar 7, 2017 Press Release
The GOP health bill would make large cuts to Medicaid, destabilize Medicare by reducing funding for the Medicare trust fund, and increase health costs for working and low-income families.

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, Republicans in Congress released legislation to replace the Affordable Care Act. The GOP health bill would make large cuts to Medicaid, destabilize Medicare by reducing funding for the Medicare trust fund, and increase health costs for working and low-income families.

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Mar 6, 2017 Press Release
President Donald Trump issues a second executive order banning entry into the U.S. for foreign nationals

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, President Donald Trump issued a second executive order banning entry into the United States for foreign nationals from Sudan, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, and Yemen.

Mar 2, 2017 Press Release
Attorney General Jeff Sessions recuses himself from the investigation of Russian election interference

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the investigation of Russian election interference. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) releases the following statement:

Mar 2, 2017 Press Release
Reports reveal that Attorney General Sessions failed to disclose contact with Russian officials

Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, reports revealed that Attorney General Sessions spoke twice last year with Russia’s ambassador

Mar 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Tonight, President Trump gave his first address to a Joint Session of Congress. In response to the president’s remarks on healthcare, national security, and other national priorities, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) releases the following statement:

Mar 1, 2017 Press Release
President Donald Trump issued an executive order amending federal policy towards historically black universities and colleges (HBCUs).

Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, President Donald Trump issued an executive order amending federal policy towards historically black universities and colleges (HBCUs).

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Feb 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) met with leaders from nine of Alabama’s historically black universities and colleges (HBUCs) following their meeting with President Donald Trump earlier in the day. As the White House considers issuing an executive order on HBCUs, Rep.

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