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Terri Sewell's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Terri A. Sewell
Office: U.S. House (AL) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 01/01/1965
Birth Place: Selma, AL
Home City: Selma, AL
Date Title
May 22, 2014 Congresswoman Sewell Supports Legislation to Improve and Strengthen Housing Financing Options for Rural Americans
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
March 12, 2014 Congresswoman Sewell Joins Democratic Leadership to Urge a Vote to Extend Unemployment Insurance Benefits
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Cammittee Chairman of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee - Call for Series of Hearings Focused on Poverty
Dec. 12, 2013 Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell Votes in Favor of Bipartisan Budget Agreement
Sept. 19, 2013 Statement from Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell on Her Opposition to H.R. 3102 which Cuts $40 billion from the SNAP Program
Sept. 18, 2013 Weigh Our Options Before Cutting SNAP
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
July 12, 2013 Statement by Congresswoman Sewell Regarding Voting Against the Split Farm Bill
July 11, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Include Nutrition Assistance in the FARM Bill
June 20, 2013 Statement by Congresswoman Sewell Regarding Voting Against H.R. 1947, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
May 16, 2013 Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
April 6, 2012 Montgomery Advertiser - Democratic U.S. Rep. Sewell 'Sick of Partisan Games'
Feb. 17, 2012 Statement from Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell on the Extension of the Payroll Tax Cut and Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 5, 2012 Statement from Congresswoman Sewell on President Obama's Summer Jobs+ Initiative
Dec. 20, 2011 Statement from Congresswoman Sewell in Opposition to House Republicans' Attempt to Delay the Extension of Unemployment Benefits and Payroll Tax Cuts to Americans
Dec. 13, 2011 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Dec. 1, 2011 Extending Unemployment Insurance
Aug. 1, 2011 Sewell Votes to Prevent Default Crisis
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