Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Press Releases

Apr 28, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Rep. Sewell released the following statement following President Biden’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress:

Apr 22, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted to pass H.R. 51, the Washington, D.C. Admission Act, landmark legislation that would admit Washington, D.C. as the 51st state of the Union. The bill would give D.C. residents voting representation in Congress and would allow for full, local self-government.

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Apr 21, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted to pass H.R. 1333, the NO BAN Act, and H.R.

Apr 20, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) released the following statement: 

“Last summer, our Nation watched in horror for an excruciating 8 minutes and 46 seconds as Police Officer Derek Chauvin knelt on the neck of George Floyd. Today, after a three-week trial, the jury found Chauvin guilty on all three counts for the murder of George P. Floyd. 

Apr 19, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) announced over $732 million in additional federal funding to the State of Alabama through the American Rescue Plan. This funding will help child care providers open safely, keep workers on the payroll and lower child care costs for hardworking families. 

Apr 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted to pass the Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act, legislation to curb the rising rates of workplace violence facing health care and social service employees, including nurses, emergency responders, medical assistants, physicians, and social workers. 

Apr 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) introduced the Local Infrastructure Financing Tools (LIFT) Act, a bill that would expand commonsense bond financing opportunities for local governments and nonprofits.

Apr 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act, landmark legislation to close loopholes and strengthen the 1963 Equal Pay Act, including providing effective remedies for women who are not being paid equally for equal work.

Apr 12, 2021 Press Release
The $2 trillion American Jobs Plan will make historic investments in critically-needed infrastructure improvements across Alabama’s 7th Congressional District

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Apr 9, 2021 Press Release

Birmingham, AL - Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) welcomed First Lady of the United States Dr. Jill Biden to Birmingham to highlight the historic reduction in child poverty that will be achieved thanks to the American Rescue Plan. Rep.

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