Press Releases

Jul 11, 2011

Roby Brings Alabama Farmers' Concerns to Farm Bill Hearing

Issues: Agriculture

In a recent Agriculture Committee Hearing, U.S. Representative Rep. Roby questions USDA administrators about the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) and how agriculture programs can be streamlined to be more effective and efficient.

Jul 8, 2011

Roby Questions Altered Union Election Plan Proposed by the National Labor Relations Board in Committee Hearing

U.S. Representative Martha Roby questioned witnesses at a House Education and the Workforce Committee hearing about the National Labor Relations Boards' (NLRB) proposed plan to alter union elections.

Jun 21, 2011

Roby: Corps's One Year Suspension is "Good News" for Lake Eufaula Community

Issues: Agriculture

U.S Representative Martha Roby announced today that the Army Corps of Engineers approved a one-year suspension for the Shoreline Management Plan at Walter F. George Lake.

Jun 16, 2011

Roby To Host 2012 Farm Bill Listening Forum

Issues: Agriculture

In anticipation of the 2012 Farm Bill, U.S. Representative Martha Roby will be hosting a Farm Bill listening forum jointly with Alabama Agriculture Commissioner John McMillan.

May 31, 2011

Roby Rejects Debt Ceiling Increase

In the House of Representatives tonight Rep. Martha Roby voted in opposition to legislation that would increase the national debt limit to $16.7 trillion from $14.3 trillion.

May 24, 2011

Roby, Republican Freshmen Calling on President Obama to End "MediSCARE" Tactics

Issues: Health Care

Freshmen members collectively believe the President must be held accountable for his own public comments and needs to stand above the typical Washington partisan antics.

May 12, 2011

Speaker Boehner Announces Rep. Martha Roby Will Deliver Weekly Republican Address

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today announced that Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) will deliver the Weekly Republican Address on Saturday, May 14.

May 9, 2011

Roby In Afghanistan for Surprise Mother’s Day Visit with U.S. Troops

Representative Martha Roby (AL-02) - a mother of two - is spending Mother's Day with U.S. troops deployed in Afghanistan, where she is also visiting with wounded warriors and receiving briefings from U.S. military commanders.

May 2, 2011

Statement on Death of Osama Bin Laden

Rep. Martha Roby delivered the following statement tonight after news broke of the death of Osama Bin Laden.

Apr 28, 2011

Roby's Statement on Tornado Damage, Recovery

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (AL-02) made the following comments today regarding the outbreak of severe tornadoes that struck Alabama on April 27, 2011.