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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
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.