Rep. Sewell took the House floor to remember the 55th observance of the bombing of 16th Street Baptist Church and to commemorate the lives and legacies of four precious little girls – Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, and Cynthia Morris Wesley – who were murdered during that devastating attack 55 years ago.
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.
On January 30, 2018, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell gave a State of the District Address for Alabama’s 7th Congressional District. The address was broadcast live on Rep. Sewell’s Facebook page.
Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) delivered the Weekly Democratic Address on Friday. In this week’s address, Rep. Sewell remembers the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and urges congressional action addressing inequality in America today. Rep. Sewell also condemns the GOP tax bill for failing working American families.
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.
Rep. Sewell makes floor remarks during debate on the GOP tax bill. On Thursday, the House of Representatives passed Republican tax legislation which will add $1.7 trillion to the national debt according to estimates by the Congressional Budget Office.
On Monday, November 6, the House Committee on Ways and Means began consideration of the GOP tax bill with debate over bill content, amendments, and final passage scheduled through Thursday, November 9. Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) offers opening remarks.
Following revelations that Russia posted propaganda targeting U.S. voters on Facebook and other social media sites, Congresswoman Sewell questions Facebook officials at an Intelligence Committee briefing.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On September 30, funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) expired after Congress missed a deadline to reauthorize the initiative. CHIP provides insurance coverage for children in low- and middle-income families.
Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-AL) released the following statement:
Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell joins Chris Cuomo on CNN's New Day to discuss a bipartisan tax reform meeting at the White House and Puerto Rico recovery efforts.