Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Press Releases

Feb 14, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan, bicameral legislation now heads to the President for his signature
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted today to pass a bipartisan, bicameral compromise to avert a government shutdown and to fund the government through fiscal year 2019.
Feb 13, 2019 Press Release
Town Hall will be held on Thursday, Feb. 21 at the Bessemer Recreation Center
Birmingham, AL – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) will kick-off her annual Congress in Your Community tour at a town hall meeting in Bessemer Thursday.
Feb 11, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) released the following statement in response to U.S. Steel’s announcement that it will restart construction of an electric arc furnace steelmaking plant at its Fairfield Works facility in Jefferson County:
Feb 8, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL) and Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE), senior members of the House Ways and Means Committee and representatives of rural congressional districts, introduced two bills to improve rural access to healthcare this week.
Feb 7, 2019 Press Release
Bill reforms Section 232 tariff procedures to increase Congressional and DoD oversight
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Terri Sewell (AL-07) and Ron Kind (WI-3) introduced legislation Wednesday to empower Congress and the Department of Defense to ensure Section 232 tariffs are accurately applied to imports that threaten national security.
Feb 7, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Terri Sewell (AL-07) and Dutch Ruppersberger (MD-2) introduced legislation today to provide back pay to federal workers impacted by the government shutdown – with interest.
Feb 6, 2019 Press Release
Sewell to lead Subcommittee on Defense Intelligence and Warfighter Support
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff (CA-28) announced today the subcommittee assignments for the 116th Congress. U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) will serve as the chairwoman of the Subcommittee on Defense Intelligence and Warfighter Support. In addition, Sewell will serve on the Subcommittee on Intelligence Modernization and Readiness.
Feb 6, 2019 Press Release
Legislation extends the U.S. Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act through 2030
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Terri Sewell (D-AL) and Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) introduced legislation today to reauthorize the U.S. Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA) until 2030. Since 2000, CBTPA has allowed for the duty- and quota-free import of goods made with U.S. yarns, fabrics and threads from Caribbean countries.
Feb 5, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Sewell (AL-07) released the following statement in response to the President’s State of the Union address: “The President’s promises of bipartisanship and unity tonight ring hollow. Actions speak louder than words."
Feb 5, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Sewell (AL-07) released the following statement today ahead of the President’s State of the Union address this evening:

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