Birmingham, AL – NASA's Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) has announced the selection of two minority serving institutions for cooperative agreement awards totaling approximately $1 million, to help strengthen science, technology, engineeri
Predatory lending compromises the financial security of millions of Americans–it’s a problem that’s too big to ignore
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell joined stakeholders in a press conference call to discuss proposed regulations by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to stop the predatory practices of payday and auto title loan lenders.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) pays tribute to the brave men and woman who have laid down their lives in defense of this country. “As war still rages on in far-away shores, I pray for those men and woman, fathers, wives, sons and daughters, fighting our enemies abroad so that we are safe to lead our lives here at home,” states Representative Sewell.
The cities join Lawson State Community College, who earlier this month was one of 18 national grantees to receive the EPA's Brownfield's Workforce Development Grant
It is time to put partisan politics aside and prioritize the safety and security of all Americans.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Terri Sewell, a Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement after voting against H.R. 4909 – National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2017:
A unanimous vote for critical resources, increased oversight, and a diverse workforce that ensures the continued safety and security of all Americans
Washington, DC – The Intelligence Committee unanimously advanced the bipartisan Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2017. The annual IAA ensures that the programs and activities of the U.S.
H.R. 5133, the Rural Hospital Enhancement and Long-Term Health (HEALTH) Act of 2016
Washington, DC --Today, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (AL-07) joined Rep. Cresent Hardy (NV-04) in introducing H.R. 5133, the bipartisan Rural Hospital Enhancement and Long Term Health (HEALTH) Act of 2016.
Sewell declares: Modern day barriers to the voting polls are intentional acts to suppress the voice of eligible voters and I do not intend to sit by in silence.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL-07) released the following statement regarding the Congressional Briefing on Voter Suppression:
America Suffers when women suffer. We're not asking for special treatment--we're demanding fairness and equality.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL-7) released the following statement on the wage gap between men and women in recognition of Equal Pay Day highlighting the need for women to receive equal pay for equal work:
Sewell says Supreme Court decision makes it clear that all people matter and all people should be counted.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL-7) released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s unanimous decision in the Evenwel v. Abbott case upholding state and locality power to continue to draw its legislative districts based on total population: