Representative Roby's Weekly Columns
January 20, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
President Donald Trump continued to fill out key administration posts over the last week, including two positions that will have a significant impact on our district and state: Secretary of Agriculture and Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
January 13, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Committee assignments for the 115th Congress were announced this past week. As you may know, much of the meaningful legislative work in Congress takes place in committee.
December 16, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I hope we can all make a special effort this year to demonstrate the true spirit of the season by spreading joy, hope, and peace in a sometimes troubled world.
December 9, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
As the sun sets on the 114th Congress, I’m proud to report some noteworthy legislative victories.
December 2, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
It's past time fort the U.S. to once again lead the world in medical research and innovation, and I believe that the 21st Century Cures Act puts us on that path.
November 30, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The bill improves medical treatment discovery, development, and delivery for those who need it most.
November 28, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
These sanctions have been some of the most meaningful tools in bringing Iran and its ambitious weapons program to heel. Extending them for another ten years is the right decision.
November 18, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
There is no one more capable and qualified to serve our country as Attorney General than Senator Sessions.
November 16, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
It has now been just a week since the 2016 election, which will certainly go down as one of the most consequential in modern American history. In the early morning hours when the race was finally called, I offered my sincere congratulations to President-Elect Donald Trump and Vice President-Elect Mike Pence, and expressed how eager I was to get to work putting our country back on track.
November 4, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Farmers take great financial risk every time they put a crop in the field. Their ability to be successful is critical, not just for their own livelihoods, but for the benefit of our state and country.