Make this go away. If Congressman Lockhart wants to speak up, silence him for good.
~ Senator Atwood.
Senator L. Atwood is a minor antagonist in the 2021 Disney+ series The Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
She is a former member of HYDRA, and a former United States of America senator who managed to get her seat by having the Winter Soldier eliminate political rivals. Even after HYDRA was dissolved, Atwood continued to her abuse her position until she was taken into custody by Bucky Barnes.
Atwood was a member of HYDRA, who installed her in political office by having the super soldier assassin Winter Soldier eliminate any rivals, allowing her to become a senator in New York. After HYDRA was dismantled around 2014-2015, Atwood continued to use her political power for her own gain. She would intimidate political rivals who attempted to expose her, and if they refused to cooperate, would have them assassinated.
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
Winter Soldier Confrontation
After HYDRA was dismantled and after a few months of The Blip, Atwood would then start continued to abuse her political power towards Bucky such as attempting to have other political rivals eliminated. However, she was unaware that her conversations were being recorded by Winter Soldier, who disabled her car and turned her over to federal custody.