Alabama Congresswoman Terri Sewell will have a special guest with her as President Barack Obama presents his state of the union address tonight: 103-year-old voting rights activist Amelia Boynton.
One day after the movie “Selma” debuted at the Walton Theater, the crowds were back Saturday for a second round of screenings. Among those in attendance were Congresswoman Terri Sewell, who made her way back home to watch the film with her parents, Selma natives, Coach Andrew and Nancy Sewell.
December 22, 2014
Democratic Rep. Terri A. Sewell of Alabama is one of only a handful of people who can say she knew Barack and Michelle Obama before they knew even each other.
December 19, 2014
On Friday, December 16 U.S. Representative Terri A Sewell (D from Selma) released a written statement to explain the reasons why she supported the Continuing Resolution (C.R.). H.R. 83 avoids a government shutdown and keeps the government funded until the end of the fiscal year on September 30.
November 05, 2014
Sewell, D-Birmingham, returns for a third term and remains the only Democrat in Alabama's congressional delegation. The distinction has made her an important link to President Barack Obama's administration.
October 30, 2014
Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell has announced that five students from Alabama’s 7th District were awarded Congressional Black Caucus Foundation scholarships. Sewell, who serves on the foundation’s board, was able to present each student with a check to assist with their college tuition.
July 22, 2014
Mayor William Bell, Congresswoman Terri Sewell and several council members this evening made their best pitch among a full house at Iron City before a Democratic committee sent to evaluate Birmingham's qualifications for being the host to the 2016 Democratic National Convention.