Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

Press Releases

January 6, 2016 Press Release
Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base is being assessed for possible housing of illegal immigrant minors detained at the Mexican border, a proposal U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today called a “terrible idea” and vowed to fight.
January 4, 2016 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today responded to news that President Obama is seeking to unilaterally mandate gun control through executive orders or bureaucratic rules.
December 30, 2015 Press Release
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today responded to the Department of Veterans Affairs naming Leslie Wiggins as the new director of the VA Southeast Network (VISN7).
December 14, 2015 Press Release
Celebrating recent progress and calling for teamwork to further improve care for veterans, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) joined local, regional and national leaders at a ribbon cutting for the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System’s new Chantilly clinic.
December 9, 2015 Press Release
A bill provision introduced and championed by U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) to stop federal coercion in state education decisions is on its way to the president’s desk as part of a rewrite of the nation’s “No Child Left Behind” education law.
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December 9, 2015 Press Release
Roby’s “State Authority” language key to stop federal coercion
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December 8, 2015 Press Release
Taking an important step to protect the homeland amid growing security concerns, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to strengthen the visa waiver program with the passage of H.R. 158.
December 2, 2015 Press Release
Congress took a major step toward replacing the “No Child Left Behind” education law Wednesday as the House of Representatives approved a final bill that reduces the federal footprint in education and returns decision-making back to states and local governments.
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November 19, 2015 Press Release
The House of Representatives took an important first step to mitigate the national security risks presented by President Obama’s plan to allow as many as 10,000 Syrian refugees to resettle in the United States in 2016.
November 16, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today made the following statement regarding Syrian refugee resettlement in the United States following the Paris terrorist attacks.

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