Left In Alabama Follow leftinbama on Twitter

Who's Got Obama's Back?

by: mooncat

Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 18:01:17 PM CST

Alabama Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D, AL-07), that's who.  Don't you love this picture of Terri Sewell and friends -- what great shirts!

Terri Sewell has Obama's back

They're not just for show either.  Terri and other members of the Congressional Black Caucus were in Ohio over the weekend campaigning for President Obama.  She was back home yesterday, working for her own re-election (no worries, she's a shoo-in) and making sure to get out the vote for Democratic candidates across the state because she knows it's important to elect good people up and down the ticket.

Folks in her district are noticing what a great job Terri Sewell is doing as a member of Congress, too.  Last week the Montgomery Advertiser chided Republicans Martha Roby (AL-02) and Mike Rogers (AL-03) for voting in lockstep with the Republican leadership, saying they need to "follow Sewell's lead" in Congress.  Amen. 

In the 7th District, incumbent Terri Sewell is concluding her first term. She is one of the most impressive newcomers in Congress and 7th District voters should proudly re-elect this smart, compassionate congresswoman.

Alabama is fortunate to have such a shining example of how a "representative" should represent her constituents in Washington, especially since the rest of our delegation is such a disappointment.  Terri Sewell not only has Obama's back in this election, she has Alabama's back, all the time.

The Congresswoman will join the Jefferson County Democrats for an Election Night Watch Party tonight at The Parthenon (2210 First Avenue North) in Birmingham.  Doors open at 7 pm. Many Alabama Democratic candidates are expected to attend.  Supporters, volunteers and staff of all Democratic candidates are welcome, as are representatives of the media. 

mooncat :: Who's Got Obama's Back?
Tags: , , , (All Tags)
Print Friendly View Send As Email
Share |

Alfa (4.00 / 1)
I was glad but surprised that she got the nod from Alfa.

She's a shoe-in for re-election and ALFA knows it (4.00 / 1)

Why antagonize a member of Congress for no reason.  And doesn't she sit on the Ag Committee? 

Work harder and work smarter!

[ Parent ]

blog advertising is good for you


Advanced Search

A community blog for progressive politics, ideas and current events in Alabama. Register now to join the conversation.

Friend and Follow Left In Alabama:

Join LIA's Facebook Page Go To LIA's Twitter Page Go To LIA's Flickr Photo Album Go To LIA's YouTube channel

- Mobile

Make a New Account



Forget your username or password?

LiA Contributors
- Admin
- Admin
- Economics & Aeronautics
- National Political Issues
- Political Strategy & Messaging
- Health Care
- Education in the Black Belt
- ADP Watch
- Climate & Alternative Energy
- Labor
- Alabama Legal Issues
- From the Center
- Equal Rights & GLBT Issues
- Roving Reporter

Please take our Blog Reader Project survey.

Support Left in Alabama with a Donation!

Your Amazon purchases can help fund this blog:
Support Left in Alabama
Buy Phones & More at Amazon Wireless


T.H.E. Social Work Agency
Adoption home studies & care management services in the North Alabama area.
Licensed, certified, caring social workers.

Democracy Interactive
blog advertising is good for you

Arise Daily News
Bessemer Opinions
Birmingham Blues
Birmingham Science Examiner
Greg Varner's Blog
The Haze Filter
Hard Boiled Dreams of the World
King Cockfight
Legal Schnauzer
Loretta Nall
Peace Takes Courage
Pippa Abston's Blog
TJ Beitel
Thoughts & Rants of an Independent
Time is Spherical, Not Linear
WriteChic Press

ACLU of Alabama
Alabama Arise
Alabama Citizens for Constitutional Reform
Alabama Conservationist
Alabama Democratic Conference
Alabama Democratic Party
Alabama Legislature
Alabama Poverty Project
Alabama Secretary of State's Office
Encyclopedia of Alabama
Equality Alabama
Greater Birmingham Ministries
League of Women Voters of Alabama
Madison County Democrats
Marshall County Democrats
Over the Mountain Democrats
Alabama Political Reporter

Blog for Democracy
Blue Oklahoma
Burnt Orange Report
Daily Kingfish
Facing South
The Old Black Church
West Virginia Blue
Juanita Jean - Texas

African American Political Pundit
An Examination of Free Will
Blog for Rural America
Balloon Juice
Blue Gal
Booman Tribune
Borowitz Report
Science Blogs
Crooks and Liars
Daily Kos
First Draft
Jack and Jill
Juan Cole
La Vida Locavore
The Left Coaster
My Left Wing
NASA Watch
Notion's Capital
Oliver Willis
Paul Krugman
Political Cortex
Scoobie Davis
Senate Guru
Spocko's Brain
Suburban Guerilla
Talk To Action
Talking Points Memo
The Field Negro
The Oil Drum
Think Progress
US Politics News

Anzalone Liszt Research
Center for American Progress
FEC Electronic Report Retrieval
Follow the Money
In Their Boots
New Organizing Institute
Pew Research Center
Progressive States Network
The Contributor


 Subscribe in a reader

Subscribe in NewsGator Online

Subscribe in Bloglines

Add to My AOL

Add Left In Alabama - Front Page to Newsburst from CNET News.com

Add to Google Reader or Homepage

Powered by FeedBurner

Add to Technorati Favorites

Powered by: SoapBlox