Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

Representative Roby in the News

September 8, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, joined 89 other Republicans Friday by opposing a bill that would raise the debt ceiling and extend the operation of the government through Dec. 8.

The bill passed the House by a wide margin, 316-90.

August 23, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby said today she does not always agree with President Trump but praised the president's new plans for the war in Afghanistan, which Trump outlined in a televised address Monday night.

August 4, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

On the last day before August recess, the U.S. Senate confirmed Rep. Martha Roby‘s former Chief of Staff  as the Assistant U.S. Attorney General for Legislative Affairs.

July 10, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

The City of Dothan/Houston County Emergency Operations Center welcomed U.S. Representative Martha Roby Monday as she visited the new facility.

Roby toured the facility and spoke with Dothan/Houston County Emergency Management Director Chris Judah.

June 2, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) Thursday announced her 2017 appointments to the United States service academies. Each year Rep. Roby nominates students from Alabama’s Second District to be considered for appointment to the United States Air Force, Naval, Military, and Merchant Marine Academies.

May 26, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

Common Core, an Obama-era education initiative that has concerned Alabamians for years, is losing its grip on Capitol Hill.

During an exchange with Alabama Congresswoman Martha Roby, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has pledged that her agency will refuse to unlawfully coerce states into adopting any curriculum, including Common Core standards.

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May 22, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

A bill sponsored by U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, that closes loopholes in the law protecting children from sexual abusers passed the House on Monday - legislation that the congresswoman said is needed to combat child sex tourism.

May 5, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, joined 216 other House Republicans to vote in favor of a new Healthcare bill Thursday.

The bill now goes to the Senate, where its outcome is uncertain.

Below is a response Roby released on social media after the vote:

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May 3, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

The Trump administration on Tuesday endorsed a bill by Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, that gives employees the option of using comp time instead of being paid overtime to help care for family members.

April 25, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

If University of Alabama School of Law graduate and Birmingham-native Stephen Boyd has any luck, his resume will grow bit longer this spring

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