Press Releases

Apr 15, 2011

Roby Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood Passes House

Today, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) spoke on the House Floor in favor of the first bill she introduced which defunds Planned Parenthood.

Apr 15, 2011

Roby Supports "Historic Path to Prosperity" Budget

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) voted today to approve a historic budget proposal that would cut $6.2 trillion in government spending over the next decade.

Apr 14, 2011

Roby: After Budget Votes,Big spenders in Washington are on the Retreat

Representative Martha Roby (AL-02) made the following comments today regarding H.R. 1473, the Department of Defense and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act for 2011...

Apr 12, 2011

Black, Roby Introduce Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood in Continuing Resolution

Today, U.S. Representative Diane Black (R-TN) and U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) introduced HConRes36, which would defund Planned Parenthood in the Continuing Resolution.....

Apr 8, 2011

Roby To Forgo Congressional Pay if Troops Go Without During Shutdown

Accordingly, I have instructed the Chief Administrative Officer of the House of Representatives to hold my taxpayer funded congressional salary for any day that our troops go without

Apr 1, 2011

Alabama Congressional Delegation Assists State Education Leaders in Washington

Issues: Education

Led by U.S. Representatives Martha Roby and Terri A. Sewell, Alabama’s Congressional delegation today wrote Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to highlight ongoing efforts to support Alabama’s education system...

Mar 31, 2011

Roby, House Colleagues Call on Sen. Reid to Deliver a Bill

Representative Martha Roby joined with House Republican colleagues today in front of the U.S. Capitol calling on Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to get serious about spending cuts.

Mar 17, 2011

Rep. Roby Poses Question to Gen. Petraeus during Armed Services Committee Hearing

The question posed by Rep. Roby to Gen. Petraeus was: “What is your view on the advisability of the House of Representatives passing a resolution offered by Rep. Kucinich that would call for the removal of all U.S. forces.....

Mar 17, 2011

Roby Seeks to Reduce Burdensome Government Regulations on Farmers

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Alabama, told members of the Alabama Farmers Federation in Washington today that farmers and other businesses create jobs, and she promised to help reduce government regulations that stand in their way of doing that.

Feb 11, 2011

Ag Committee Republicans Stress the Negative Impact of Federal Regs on Production Agriculture & Rural Economies

Issues: Agriculture

Today, Republican members of the Agriculture Committee, led by Chairman Frank Lucas, spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives in support of H. Res. 72, a resolution that instructs various committees to investigate existing