Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Press Releases

Mar 7, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) released the following statement commemorating the 56th anniversary of Bloody Sunday:

Mar 5, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep Terri Sewell (AL-07) visited the Cahaba Medical Care Vaccination Clinic at Bessemer City High School, a one-day community vaccine clinic, to discuss with health officials, local leaders, and constituents the need for equitable COVID-19 vaccine distribution in Alabama. 

Mar 5, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) spoke at a press conference with RWDSU President Stuart Appelbaum and Representatives Andy Levin (MI-09), Jamaal Bowman (NY-16), Cori Bush (MO-01), and Nikema Williams (GA-05) in support of Amazon employees' right to unionize in Bessemer. Below are Sewell’s remarks. 

Mar 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted for H.R. 1, the For the People Act, a historic reform package aimed at restoring the promise of our nation’s democracy by putting the needs and priorities of the American people ahead of special interests. H.R. 1 lays the groundwork for her bill, H.R. 4, The John R.

Mar 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07), released the following statement applauding the National Parks Service for its recent addition of the Tabernacle Baptist Church in Selma to the African American Civil Rights Network (AACRN): 
 

Mar 3, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted to pass H.R.

Feb 26, 2021 Press Release
This stimulus package would provide $475 million in direct funding for cities and counties in Alabama’s 7th Congressional District

Washington, D.C. - Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted in favor of the American Rescue Plan, legislation that will deliver urgently-needed direct relief to the American people. The $1.9 trillion package will provide crucial aid to families, workers, and communities suffering from the health and economic crises caused by COVID-19. 

Feb 25, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) voted to pass H.R. 5, the Equality Act, to ensure that all LGBTQ Americans are granted the full protections guaranteed by federal civil rights law.

Feb 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This week, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) sent a letter to President Joe Biden requesting that Attorney Fred D. Gray, Sr be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his extraordinary contributions as a lawyer in the Civil Rights Movement and a six decade long legal career dedicated to fighting against injustice and transforming our democracy. 

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