Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Press Releases

Mar 15, 2018 Press Release
Grant funding increased by over 50 percent over last fiscal year

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, the U.S. Department of the Interior and the National Park Service (NPS) announced $12.6 million in grants for 51 projects in 24 states that preserves African American civil rights historic sites. Nine sites in Alabama will receive funding, including Brown Chapel A.M.E. Church, the 16th St.

Mar 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Monday, Republican lawmakers on the House Intelligence Committee abruptly and unilaterally announced an end to the investigation into Russia’s attack on the 2016 presidential election and U.S. election infrastructure.

Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell releases the following statement:

Mar 8, 2018 Press Release
Rep. Sewell will join SXSW panels to discuss voting rights, AI, and more

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will participate in South by Southwest (SXSW), an annual conference of policy, film, interactive media, and music events in Austin, Texas. Rep.

Mar 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, two students at Huffman High School in Birmingham were victims of gun violence, one of whom was killed. Victims were male and female, both 17. Birmingham police are conducting an active investigation of the shooting.

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

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:

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