Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama

Press Releases

Feb 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Fifty years following the tragic loss of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Faith and Politics Institute (FPI) will embark on a journey in Tennessee and Alabama with a bipartisan delegation of nearly 30 members of Congress.

Feb 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Saturday, the House Intelligence Committee released a redacted Democratic memorandum that counters Republican allegations against the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Department of Justice (DOJ).

Feb 19, 2018 Press Release
Town Hall will be held on Thursday at Lowndes County Water Authority

(Birmingham, AL) -- On Thursday, February 22nd, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will continue her annual “Congress in Your Community” tour by hosting a town hall meeting in Hayneville at the Lowndes County Water Authority, from 4-5 pm.

Feb 19, 2018 Press Release
Town Hall will be held on Wednesday at Southlawn Middle School

(Birmingham, AL) -- On Wednesday, February 21st, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will continue her annual “Congress in Your Community” tour by hosting a town hall meeting in Montgomery at Southlawn Middle School, from 5:30-6:30 pm.

Feb 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, a federal grand jury indicted 13 individuals and three Russian entities for criminally interfering in the 2016 presidential election. The indictments, which are part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing investigation, are the first tied directly to Russian interference in the U.S. election.

Feb 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) issues the following statement on the school shooting in Parkland, Florida:

Feb 14, 2018 Press Release
HHS Secretary Alex Azar testified before the Ways and Means Committee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar appeared before the House Ways and Means Committee to testify about the White House budget request for HHS.

Feb 13, 2018 Press Release
Budget hits working families with cuts to food assistance, healthcare, education, and child care

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Monday, President Trump proposed a budget with steep cuts to domestic programs, including Medicare, Medicaid, the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP), Community Development Block Grants, housing programs, worker training programs, and more.

Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) releases the following statement:

Feb 9, 2018 Press Release
The President refused to approve the public release of the House Intelligence Committee Democrats’ memo

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, the White House announced that it would not release a Democratic memo rebutting allegations made by a Republican-authored document against the FBI. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) serves on the House Intelligence Committee, which previously voted to release the Democratic memo with the unanimous support of both parties.

Feb 7, 2018 Press Release
In eight hour speech, Pelosi shares DREAMer stories, including Gadsden story

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) spoke for eight hours on the House floor in a record-breaking speech on behalf of DREAMers, who are facing deportation if the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is not extended. During the “DACA-buster”, Congresswoman Terri A.