Press Releases

Nov 19, 2015

House Takes Important First Step to Mitigate Risks of Syrian Refugee Resettlement

The House of Representatives took an important first step to mitigate the national security risks presented by President Obama’s plan to allow as many as 10,000 Syrian refugees to resettle in the United States in 2016.

Nov 16, 2015

Roby Statement on Syrian Refugee Resettlement: 'Are we really this naive?'

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today made the following statement regarding Syrian refugee resettlement in the United States following the Paris terrorist attacks.

Oct 29, 2015

Roby Statement on the Election of House Speaker Paul Ryan

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today made the following statement upon the election of Paul Ryan as Speaker of the House.

Oct 22, 2015

Roby Statement on NDAA

The following is a statement from U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) in response to President Obama’s veto of the National Defense Authorization Act.

Oct 22, 2015

Roby Questions Clinton on “Troubling” Benghazi Security Email

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) questioned former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton about a “troubling” email exchange between State Department employees regarding Clinton’s awareness of the American presence and security situation in Benghazi, Libya months before the September 11, 2012 terrorist attack on a diplomatic facility.

Sep 30, 2015

Dispelling “Women’s Health” Myths, Roby Again Leads Pro-Life Fight on House Floor

Issues: Health Care

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) again led the fight to halt federal funding for Planned Parenthood Wednesday night, offering Congress one more opportunity to defund the abortion giant in a last-minute temporary spending bill.

Sep 25, 2015

Roby Statement on Speaker’s Announcement

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) made the following statement in response to House Speaker John Boehner’s announcement that he will step down as Speaker and retire from Congress at the end of October.

Sep 17, 2015

Stop the ‘Women’s Health’ Charade on Abortion, Roby Says

Issues: Health Care

To ensure low-income women have access to needed health care, Congress should support community health centers, not abortion providers like Planned Parenthood, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) said Thursday.

Sep 11, 2015

Remember the Victims, Honor the Heroes of 9/11

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today called on Alabamians to mark the 14th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks by remembering the victims who lost their lives, honoring the heroes who answered the call to action and reaffirming the American ideals of freedom, liberty and justice.

Sep 10, 2015

Roby: Put Congress on Record for Iran Deal

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) continued to speak out against President Barack Obama’s proposed nuclear agreement over Iran’s nuclear capabilities on Thursday, saying Members of Congress need to be on record with their position.