Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Press Releases

Dec 12, 2019 Press Release
Bold legislation will lower prescription drug costs, save taxpayers nearly $500 billion over the next ten years
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) praised the House passage of H.R. 3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act.
Dec 11, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07), a senior member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and Chair of the Subcommittee on Defense Intelligence and Warfighter Support, praised the House passage of the FY 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
Dec 10, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07), a member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade and a member of the Democratic Working Group chosen by Speaker Nancy Pelosi to negotiate improvements to the new North American trade agreement, released the following statement today after House Democrats achieved substantial changes to the trade deal:
Dec 6, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) praised the House passage of H.R. 4, her Voting Rights Advancement Act.
Dec 5, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) took to the House floor today in support of H.R. 4, the Voting Rights Advancement Act, an advance of the bill’s consideration on Friday.
Nov 25, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – On Friday, U.S. Reps. Terri Sewell (AL-07), Tom Reed (NY-23) and Diana DeGette (CO-01) introduced the Diabetic Vision Loss and Blindness Prevention Act, legislation that allows primary care physicians to perform eye tests on Medicare enrollees in an effort to encourage the early detection of diabetes-related vision loss.
Nov 21, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) announced today the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Health and Human Services (HHS) and U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) awarded more than $10.5 million in federal grant funding for infrastructure, health care and education projects throughout Alabama’s 7th Congressional District.
Nov 19, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Terri Sewell (AL-07) and David McKinley (WV-01) introduced the Non-Opioids Prevent Addiction in the Nation (NOPAIN) Act (H.R. 5172) today, legislation to help address barriers to non-opioid pain management for those enrolled in Medicare, thereby helping stem the opioid epidemic across the nation.
Nov 19, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) introduced the Carbon Capture and Sequestration Extension Act (H.R. 5156), legislation that extends the Section 45Q tax credit to incentivize and make more affordable the deployment of carbon capture projects.

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