Press Releases

Aug 21, 2014

Roby, Shelby Praise CAVHCS Management Changes

The Department of Veterans Affairs confirmed today that the Director and Chief of Staff of the troubled Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System have been removed from their positions and will be replaced, a move immediately hailed by U.S. Representative Martha Roby and Senator Richard Shelby as an important step toward better health care for area veterans.

Aug 21, 2014

Tallassee, Prattville Students Serve as District Interns for Rep. Roby

Price Sparks, of Tallassee, and Taylor Boysen, of Prattville served as district interns in U.S. Rep. Martha Roby’s Montgomery office this summer.

Aug 18, 2014

Roby Responds to Central Alabama VA Crack House Story

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today is responding to the latest reports of abuse, misconduct and failure to hold problem employees accountable at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS).

Aug 7, 2014

Wetumpka Native Serves as Congressional Intern for Rep. Roby

Taylor Gardner, a recent graduate of Auburn University and a native of Wetumpka, served as a congressional intern in U.S. Rep. Martha Roby’s Washington, D.C. office this summer.

Aug 7, 2014

Montgomery Native Serves as Congressional Intern for Rep. Roby

This summer, Stone Phillips of Montgomery served as a Congressional intern in U.S. Representative Martha Roby’s Washington D.C. office.

Aug 7, 2014

Prattville Student Serves as Congressional Intern for Rep. Roby

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- This summer, Nina Smith of Prattville served as a Congressional intern in U.S. Representative Martha Roby¹s Washington D.C. office.

Aug 1, 2014

Roby Votes to Strengthen Border Security

Issues: Immigration

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today voted to pass a critical appropriations bill aimed at stemming the recent influx of illegal immigrants by beefing up border security and closing a legal loophole currently being exploited by human traffickers.

Jul 31, 2014

Enterprise Students Serve as Congressional Interns in Rep. Roby’s Office

Coffee County students Katie Wilcox and Anela Mangum served as Congressional interns in U.S. Representative Martha Roby’s Washington D.C. office this summer.

Jul 30, 2014

Roby Calls National Attention to Central Alabama VA in House Floor Speech

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S Representative Martha Roby today called the attention of Congress and the nation to the "mismanagement, malfeasance, and cover-up” at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS) in an impassioned speech from the House floor.

Jul 30, 2014

Better Access to Care, More Accountability in VA Reform Bill

More veterans will have access to quality care and problem VA employees will be more easily terminated under legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today. U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) supported the measure, and was particularly pleased that her priorities – enhancing access to local, non-VA providers and removing legal barriers to fire problem employees – were included in the final bill.

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