Press Releases

Sep 9, 2016

Montgomery an “Ideal Fit” for F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, Roby says

As the Air Force moves closer to selecting bases for the new F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) said she continues to advocate for the 187th Fighter Wing to field the next-generation program at its Dannelly Field headquarters in Montgomery.

Aug 29, 2016

Roby Joins Local, State Leaders to Celebrate Pre-K Success

Issues: Education

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today celebrated Alabama’s continued success in early childhood education by joining local and state leaders to cut the ribbon for one of Alabama’s new First Class Pre-K locations.

Jul 15, 2016

Roby Seeks Feedback on ESSA Implementation

Issues: Education

After hearing concerns from local school officials over how the nation’s new education law is begin implemented, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) is asking Alabama state leaders to help her hold federal officials accountable.

Jul 14, 2016

No Immigrant Detainees at Maxwell-Gunter, Roby Confirms

While Roby previously had unofficial assurance that Maxwell-Gunter would not be used to house the detainees, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) provided official notice today that the base was removed from consideration.

Jul 8, 2016

Roby Statement on Dallas Police Shooting

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today made the following comments in response to the tragic shooting in Dallas that killed five police officers and wounded seven other officers along with two civilians.

Jun 28, 2016

Benghazi Report: Roby Comments from the Select Committee's News Conference

The Select Committee on Benghazi released its much-anticipated report Tuesday, documenting through more than 800 pages a better understanding of what happened leading up to, during and after the terrorist attacks that killed four Americans, including the U.S. Ambassador in Libya.

Jun 27, 2016

Roby Reacts to Abortion Ruling

Issues: Health Care

U.S. Representative Martha Roby today expressed disappointment over a Supreme Court ruling striking down a Texas law seeking to protect women from unsafe abortion clinics.

Jun 24, 2016

Roby Encourages Graduates at Judson Commencement

Issues: Education

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala) today delivered the commencement address to the Judson College Class of 2016, encouraging the young women graduates to explore unexpected opportunities and to be assertive in charting their path in life.

Jun 23, 2016

House Passes Final Zika, Military, Veterans Funding Bill

The House today gave its final approval to legislation funding veterans services, military construction and the nation’s emergency response to the Zika virus.

Jun 23, 2016

Roby Statement on Supreme Court’s Immigration Ruling

Issues: Immigration

U.S. Representative Martha Roby today responded to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision upholding a lower court’s ruling blocking President Obama’s executive orders attempting to grant de-facto amnesty to illegal immigrants.