Press Releases

Jun 3, 2014

Roby: Taliban Transfer Puts Americans at Risk

The Obama Administration's decision to release five “mid- to high-level officials from the Taliban regime” in exchange for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl endangers deployed military personnel and threatens national security, Rep Martha Roby said

May 30, 2014

Roby Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s announcement that Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Eric Shinseki has resigned.

May 27, 2014

Roby Announces 2014 Military Academy Appointments

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today announced her 2014 military academy appointments.

May 22, 2014

Roby: Obama Should Fire VA Secretary

President Obama should fire Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and make it clear mismanagement of our veterans healthcare system truly won't be tolerated, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) said today.

May 20, 2014

Veterans Affairs Scandal "National Outrage," Roby Says

U.S. Representative Martha Roby today spoke out on the ongoing scandal at the Department of Veterans Affairs, calling recent revelations of negligence, fraud and mismanagement within the veterans healthcare system a "national outrage."

May 12, 2014

Roby Concluding Trip To Afghanistan, Middle East

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) is currently concluding a bi-partisan women’s Congressional delegation (CODEL) to Afghanistan and the Middle East to meet with service members and Afghan leaders.

May 11, 2014

GOP Weekly Address: Roby, Colleagues Call on Senate to Act on House Passed Bills

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) joined House colleagues to call on the Senate to act on several House-passed measures to boost the economy and help working families in the Weekly Republican Address.

May 9, 2014

Roby Named to Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi Attack

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) will serve on a special House committee created to investigate the full scope of the September 11, 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya.

May 7, 2014

House Votes to Hold Former IRS Official Lois Lerner in Contempt

Passage of legislation in the United States House of Representatives to hold former Internal Revenue Service (IRS) official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress is important towards holding the Executive Branch accountable for its actions.

Apr 30, 2014

Roby: VA Contracting Program Can Help More Veterans Get Needed Care

More veterans in need of health care should be able to take advantage of an innovative program connecting veteran patients with local health providers, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) said today on the House floor.