Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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April 13, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
It is truly a great honor and privilege to be an advocate for Fort Rucker and Maxwell-Gunter Air Force base in Congress. I will never stop fighting on behalf of our service members and their families.
April 12, 2018 Press Release
“Each Congress since being elected to serve Alabama’s Second District, I’ve introduced similar balanced budget legislation. I’m hopeful that we will soon see it across the finish line to ensure that future generations aren’t burdened by insurmountable debt.”
April 12, 2018 Press Release
As a member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, properly funding our military is one of my top priorities.
April 11, 2018 Press Release
“The Music Modernization Act is a critically important step towards finally bringing music licensing into the 21st Century."
April 6, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
In addition to my recent district travel, I had the privilege of visiting Marion Military Institute (MMI) for the first time, and I was truly impressed.
March 30, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
While I hear from my constituents when Congress is in session through letters, phone calls, emails, meetings, and social media, the time I get to spend having in-person conversations back at home is truly invaluable.
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March 23, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I believe decisions about education are best made locally, so throughout my time in Congress, I have worked to implement policies that give local teachers and parents more control over making needed improvements to education for our children.
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March 14, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today participated in a Defense Appropriations Subcommittee hearing where she thanked Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson for selecting the 187th Fighter Wing at Dannelly Field to host the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program.
March 9, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
According to the recently released federal statistics, Alabama’s Second District has the thirteenth largest population of military retirees in the entire country, with 16,000 of these men and women living here as of the end of last year. It goes without saying that this is hugely significant, and I was proud to share the news on the House floor recently.
March 7, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today applauded Attorney General Jeff Sessions for the Department of Justice’s actions against the State of California’s dangerous sanctuary policies.
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In The News

March 6, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
“Vladimir Putin touting Russia’s advanced nuclear capabilities is yet another example of the country’s very real threat to our national security,” Rep. Martha Roby (R-Montgomery) told Yellowhammer News.
January 31, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
Roby said big news for the district is that the Alabama National Guard’s 187th Fighter Wing at Danley Field in Montgomery has been selected for the Air Force’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter mission.
January 25, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, whose district includes Pike County, visited students at Charles Henderson Middle School and members of the Brundidge Rotary club Wednesday.
January 24, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
“I do want to share with you some successes of the past year – legislative successes that you won’t hear on the news because they don’t want to talk about the good things that have happened and then tell you about some of my priorities for 2018,” she said.
January 19, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
H.R. 4712 requires that children born alive during an abortion or an attempted abortion be given the same medical treatment as any other child born alive at the same gestational age. Rep. Martha Roby took the stand in support of the act.
January 18, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
Rep. Martha Roby (R-Montgomery) appeared alongside some of her fellow House Republicans yesterday to call attention to the importance of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) in Alabama.
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November 8, 2017 Representative Roby In The News
In a speech on the floor of the House of Representatives Tuesday, Alabama 2nd District U.S. Rep. Martha Roby honored America’s veterans and said advocating for those who have served this nation is one of the most rewarding parts of her job.
November 1, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

ELBA — Less than a year after fire damaged the building, Rep. Martha Roby (R-Alabama) on Monday visited a rebuilt and expanded facility at Dorsey Trailer.

Roby, who represents Alabama’s 2nd District that includes Coffee County, toured the facility with Dorsey executives and media members.

October 25, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama 2nd District U.S. Rep. Martha Roby appeared alongside First Daughter Ivanka Trump as well Republican lawmakers on Capitol Hill Wednesday to promote the expansion of the child tax credit to help working families as part of a GOP tax-reform proposal.

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September 24, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

As the Air Force nears a decision on where to base the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., is making a final push to emphasize key advantages favoring Montgomery’s 187th Fighter Wing.

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