Press Releases

Apr 16, 2015

Death Tax Repeal Passes House

A bill to repeal the federal “Death Tax” passed the House of Representatives Thursday, a development U.S. Representative Martha Roby said was important to restoring fairness and common sense to the tax code.

Apr 14, 2015

Roby Comments on Proposed Iran Deal

Elected leaders in Congress must have the final say on a nuclear deal with Iran, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) said Tuesday.

Apr 14, 2015

Roby Questions National VA’s Involvement in Central Alabama Reforms

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) is questioning how involved top Department of Veterans Affairs leadership has been in efforts to reform the troubled Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS).

Apr 9, 2015

VA Report: Alabama Hospitals Worst for Veteran Appointment Delays

The Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS) has been home to the highest percentage nationwide for extended delays in veteran appointment completions, according to an in-depth report by the Associated Press.

Apr 1, 2015

Roby, Delegation Meet with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) on Wednesday met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss Iran’s nuclear agenda and terrorism threats in the surrounding region. Roby’s visit to Israel comes at a particularly critical moment as negotiations continue with Iran and the threat of ISIS persists.

Mar 31, 2015

In Baghdad, Roby, Delegation Focus on ISIS

Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) on Monday met with Iraqi leaders and U.S. military officials in Baghdad to discuss growing security threats in the region. Roby is traveling as part of a high-profile delegation of U.S. lawmakers through the Middle East to evaluate the rising influence of ISIS and Iran and to examine the potential impacts on U.S. interests at home and abroad.

Mar 26, 2015

Bi-partisan Medicare Fix a Win for Seniors

Issues: Health Care

A bi-partisan plan to ensure seniors who rely on Medicare aren’t denied access to doctors passed the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday.

Mar 25, 2015

House Passes Budget with Increased Military Funding Levels

The U.S. House of Representatives tonight passed a Budget Resolution that increased critical funding for national defense, a key component of the budget that U.S. Representative Martha Roby strongly pushed for.

Mar 25, 2015

Eufaula Coast Guard Team will Remain Operational

The U.S. Coast Guard team that maintains navigation aids along the Chattahoochee River in Eufaula, Ala., will remain operational, U.S. Representative Roby announced today.