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.
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:
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.
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.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) attended the State of the Union Address. Rep. Sewell releases the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell will give a State of the District Address for Alabama’s 7th Congressional District.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Monday, the Republican majority in the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) voted along party-lines to release a Republican memo on the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI).
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will bring Mary Joyce Owens, the granddaughter of Recy Taylor, as her guest to the State of the Union. Alabama native Recy Taylor, who recently passed away, became an outspoken advocate for victims of sexual assault after being raped in 1944 by six white men who were never brought to justice.
Town Hall will be held on Thursday at Social Venture in Birmingham
On Thursday, February 1st, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will kick off her “Congress in Your Community” tour by hosting a town hall meeting in Birmingham at Social Venture, from 5-6 pm. The town hall will provide an opportunity for residents of the 7th Congressional District to share their views and concerns and hear updates on the latest in Congress.
At 6th round negotiations, Rep. Sewell advocates for auto, steel, agriculture
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On January 27 and 28, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will attend the 6th round of negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in Montreal. NAFTA, which governs trade between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, has a substantial impact on Alabama’s economy.