Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Press Releases

Jul 28, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Sewell calls on GOP leaders to work with Democrats, the public on health reform

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday night, the Senate voted down the latest version of Trumpcare, a health bill which would result in 16 million more unin

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Jul 27, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Sewell takes questions from constituents on jobs in Alabama

On Thursday, July 27, 2017, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) hosted a Facebook Live Town Hall on jobs and the economy, answering constituent questions submitted online and by email. The Town Hall comes in the lead up to Rep.

Jul 25, 2017 Press Release
Project R.E.A.D.Y. will be held at Shelton State Community College in Tuscaloosa

On Monday, July 31, 2017, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will host Project R.E.A.D.Y. (Realizing Everyone’s Ability to Develop Yourself) at the Shelton State Community College Martin Campus in Tuscaloosa. Project R.E.A.D.Y. will feature training sessions on an array of topics from resume writing and interview skills to educational and workforce opportunities.

Jul 19, 2017 Press Release
President’s Voter Fraud Commission meets for the first time

Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, President Trump’s Voter Fraud Commission convened for the first time.

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Jul 18, 2017 Press Release
House Republican 2018 Budget Cuts Taxes for Wealthy, Slashes Investments

Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, House Republican leaders unveiled the House Republican 2018 budget resolution. The budget assumes $5.4 trillion in spending cuts over ten years, including half a trillion dollars in cuts to Medicare, and another $1.5 trillion from dismantling the Affordable Care Act and cutting Medicaid and other health programs.

Jul 18, 2017 Press Release
48 Members of the New Democrat Coalition send a letter to President Trump in support of workforce development

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, 48 Members of the New Democrat Coalition sent a letter to President Trump calling for a robust commitment to apprenticeship programs. The letter, led by Reps.

Jul 17, 2017 Press Release
Job Fair will be held at University of West Alabama in Livingston

On Thursday, August 3, 2017, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will host the 6th Annual Congressional Job Fair at the University of West Alabama in Livingston. The Job Fair will feature over fifty major employers hiring in Alabama in industries ranging from the automotive industry to the military to health services.

Jul 14, 2017 Press Release
House passes National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Terri Sewell, a Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement after voting for H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018:

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Jul 13, 2017 Press Release
Intelligence Committee unanimously passes FY18 IAA with amendments

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, the Intelligence Committee unanimously advanced the bipartisan Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018, including two amendments offered by Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL).  The annual IAA ensures that the programs and activities of the U.S.

Jul 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Less than one week after Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that a limited bill could be needed to stabilize the health insurance marketplace, a group of House Democrats from across the political spectrum unveiled a five-part plan to improve upon the Affordable Care Act and stabilize the individual marketplace.

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