A Congressional delegation visited Birmingham Friday to remember those who were killed and injured in the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing.
Congresswoman Terri Sewell invited fellow members from the Congressional Black Caucus to be a part of this program
Nearly five decades after they perished in one of the most pivotal moments of the civil rights movement, the four girls killed in the Birmingham church bombing will receive the highest honor Congress gives to civilians.
December 03, 2013
“Congresswomen Schakowsky, Sewell, and Chu each represent the best of our Democratic Caucus -- its diversity, its commitment, and its dedication to a strong, thriving, and growing middle class,” Pelosi said in a statement. "These leaders bring strong values and a clear vision to our Steering and Policy Committee."
October 15, 2013
With Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell and House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer
Birmingham, Alabama --
December 5, 2013
September 16, 2013
No matter who took the podium Sunday to address the wall-to-wall crowd at Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, the message was the same - progress has been made, but don't become complacent. Keep working toward equality. Remember the past, but look toward the future.
August 07, 2013
U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (D-Selma) is tired of hearing misconceptions about the reasons for high unemployment throughout Alabama’s 7th Congressional District and the Black Belt as a whole.
July 29, 2013
Since being elected to Congress in 2010, I have placed getting Americans back to work at the top of my priority list. While our national economy is slowly recovering, we still have far to go. This is why my office has implemented a results-driven approach to addressing the unemployment crisis in our country.