Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

Press Releases

Dec 19, 2017 Press Release
Tax bill raises the deficit by $1.5 trillion, complicates the tax code, endangers healthcare

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, the House of Representatives passed Republican tax legislation which will add $1.5 trillion to the national debt. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell spoke against the bill on the House floor before passage, and voted against the bill when it passed without any Democratic support.

Dec 15, 2017 Press Release
GOP leadership rushes tax bill through Congress, Jones not yet seated

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) urged House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to delay consideration of the tax bill until Senator-elect Doug Jones (D-AL) is sworn into office.

Dec 13, 2017 Press Release
Sewell calls on Senate leadership to delay tax bill vote until Jones’ swearing in

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, Doug Jones won Alabama’s U.S. Senate election in a historic victory, becoming the first Democrat elected to represent Alabama in the Senate in more than two decades.

Dec 11, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Sewell plans to host a town hall in Greene County on Friday, December 15th.

Birmingham, AL -- On Friday, December 15th, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will host a “Congress in Your Community” town hall meeting in Eutaw to provide an opportunity for residents of the 7th Congressional District to share their views and concerns and hear updates on the latest in Congress.

Dec 11, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Terri Sewell will host a town hall meeting in Greensboro Friday, December 15th.

Birmingham, AL -- On Friday, December 15th, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will host a “Congress in Your Community” town hall meeting in Greensboro to provide an opportunity for residents of the 7th Congressional District to share their views and concerns and hear updates on the latest in Congress.

Dec 1, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Sewell is lead Dem cosponsor on bill expanding access to credit for homebuyers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, the House passed the Preserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act (H.R. 1699) in a bipartisan vote. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) is the lead Democratic co-sponsor and Congressman Andy Barr (R-KY) is the lead Republican sponsor on the Preserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act.

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Dec 1, 2017 Press Release
Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn pleads guilty to lying to the FBI

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russian officials. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL), a Member of the House Intelligence Committee which is investigating Russia’s influence campaign, releases the following statement:

Dec 1, 2017 Press Release

 

UPDATED ADVISORY: Rep. Sewell POSTPONES Town Halls in Greene and Hale Counties

Town Halls previously scheduled at Hale County Hospital and Greene County Hospital

 

Nov 28, 2017 Press Release

Montgomery, AL – Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) is proud to announce the opening of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition. The competition is open to both public and private high school students throughout the 7th Congressional District, as well as home-schooled high school students.

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Nov 19, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Sewell Hosts Town Halls in Choctaw, Clarke, Marengo, and Perry Counties

On Monday, November 20, and Tuesday, November 21, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) will host four “Congress in Your Community” town hall meetings in Choctaw, Clarke, Marengo, and Perry Counties to provide an opportunity for residents of the 7th Congressional District to share their views and concerns and hear updates on the latest in Congress.

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