Press Releases

Jul 28, 2015

Roby Bill Compels VA ‘Takeover’ at Failing Medical Center

Layers of government bureaucracy and insufficient tools will no longer be excuses for top Department of Veterans Affairs officials for why VA medical centers continue to fail veterans under legislation introduced by U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) Tuesday.

Jul 23, 2015

Congress Questioning Wisdom of Iran Deal, Roby says

As the White House aggressively lobbies Members of Congress to support its nuclear agreement with Iran, more cracks in their arguments are being exposed, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) said Thursday.

Jul 15, 2015

Roby Calls for Criminal Investigation of Planned Parenthood

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today called for a criminal investigation of abortion provider Planned Parenthood in light of a recently-revealed video showing a top official discussing illegal fetal organ harvesting practices.

Jul 14, 2015

Roby: Planned Parenthood Admission “Simply Horrifying”

In a stirring speech on the floor of the House of Representatives, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) spoke out about a top Planned Parenthood official’s shocking admission to the illegal practice of harvesting and trafficking fetal organs after abortions.

Jul 14, 2015

Roby Reacts to Iran Nuclear Deal

A proposed agreement over Iran’s nuclear capabilities fails to meet the Obama Administration’s own stated objectives, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) said Tuesday.

Jul 9, 2015

Roby Reacts to Army Force Reductions

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today reacted to the U.S. Army’s report that Fort Rucker would see its force reduced by 186 soldiers, a six percent reduction. The reductions, which do not include civilian employees, are part of the Army’s nation-wide reduction of 40,000 personnel between now and September 2017 due to sequestration.

Jul 8, 2015

House Passes Bill to Return Education Decisions Back to States

Issues: Education

A bill to finally replace the “No Child Left Behind” education law passed the House Wednesday putting Congress one step closer to ending burdensome federal education mandates and returning more authority to the state and local level.

Jul 2, 2015

Montgomery Students Serve as Congressional Interns for Roby

Two students from Montgomery, Brock Hendon and Walt Cobb, served as Congressional interns in the Washington, D.C. office of U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) this summer.

Jul 2, 2015

Greenville Students Serve as Congressional Interns for Rep. Roby

Two students from Greenville, Brandon Matthews and Daniel Hall Autrey, served as Congressional interns in the Washington, D.C. office of U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) this summer.

Jul 1, 2015

Enterprise Native Serves as Congressional Intern for Roby

Thompson McBryde Foy, an Enterprise native, served as a Congressional intern in the Washington, D.C. office of U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) this summer. During the internship, Foy assisted with legislative and administrative duties on behalf of Alabama’s Second Congressional District. Rep. Roby thanked Foy for his service.

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