Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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December 12, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today applauded House passage of the conference report to accompany H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, commonly known as the farm bill.
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December 7, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
On November 30, 2018, President George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st President of the United States, passed on from this life surrounded by some of the people he loved most in this world. He was a great leader and a truly good man, and our country will be forever shaped by his legacy.
November 30, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
With my seat on the House Appropriations Committee, I’m in a strong position to ensure that many of our Alabama priorities are properly funded from year to year. Border security is one of those priorities, and I am eager to get this important work done.
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November 16, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
While we have a lot to be thankful for in our state and country right now, there are also people in our district and throughout the Southeast who are in the midst of a very challenging recovery period in the wake of Hurricane Michael.
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November 16, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today visited the McAllister family farm with U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue and Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries Commissioner John McMillan to assess Hurricane Michael damage and discuss recovery efforts with local farmers in Alabama’s Second District.
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November 15, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today spoke on the House floor to discuss the devastation to the counties in Alabama’s Second District that were impacted by Hurricane Michael last month.
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November 13, 2018 Press Release
In this role, Albares will be Representative Roby’s top adviser, leading her entire team of personnel working from offices in Washington, D.C., Montgomery, Dothan, and Andalusia. Albares, a Dothan native, previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff. He has been a member of Representative Roby’s staff since 2011.
November 9, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
During the recent district work period, I had the opportunity to visit Eufaula Housing Authority’s (EHA) YouthBuild program, an organization in Alabama’s Second District that is really making a difference in the lives of these individuals in Barbour County.
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November 2, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Amid all of this news, I also had the opportunity this past week to spend more time traveling throughout Alabama’s Second District as the October district work period continued. I had productive visits in Wetumpka, Montgomery, Tallassee, and Dothan.
October 31, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today announced that Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base in Montgomery will receive $18 million from the Air Force’s Fiscal Year 2019 military construction account for a new air traffic control tower.

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November 16, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
On Thursday, Alabama 2nd District U.S. Rep Martha Roby took to the House floor to discuss the devastation to the counties in Alabama’s Second District that were impacted by the storm.
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November 16, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
Farmers are still struggling and that's why U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue, and Alabama Agriculture Commissioner John McMillan came down to assess Hurricane Michael damages and discuss the road to recovery with local farmers.
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November 16, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
Governor Kay Ivey on Friday announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) designated five Alabama counties as Primary Natural Disaster Areas. The primary counties include: Barbour, Geneva, Henry, Houston and Pike Counties.
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November 16, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
On Friday, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue stopped in Alabama to survey the agricultural impact resulting from damage due to Hurricane Michael last month.
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November 15, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
Rep. Martha Roby (AL-2) took to the floor of the United States House of Representatives on Thursday to discuss the counties in southeast Alabama that were devastated by Hurricane Michael last month, especially recognizing the area’s agriculture community and encouraging those who still need recovery assistance to contact her offices.
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October 17, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
Roby told Yellowhammer News on Monday there were different government agencies with which to coordinate the disaster response, and she vowed to do so in her role representing the state’s second congressional district.
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October 17, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) is urging Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue to declare portions of the Wiregrass as agriculture disaster areas in the wake of Hurricane Michael.
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September 28, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a new bill to strengthen the laws against child sex crimes Tuesday.
September 28, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
America’s children are one step closer to being a littler safer after a bill sponsored by Alabama 2nd District U.S. Rep. Martha Roby passed the House on Tuesday.
September 10, 2018 Representative Roby In The News
“The Port of Mobile is vitally important to economic growth throughout the State of Alabama and the surrounding region,” said Representative Roby. “I am pleased to support this effort to make more resources available as we work to expand the capabilities of this seaport. I am proud to work alongside Senator Shelby and the rest of Alabama’s congressional delegation to invest in and support our growing economy and its future needs.”

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