Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

Press Releases

December 13, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) today was appointed to serve on a select legislative committee to negotiate a final agreement on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
December 10, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today said she is ready to work through the Christmas holiday if that’s what is necessary to avert the “fiscal cliff.”
November 28, 2012 Press Release
Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) today took time to send Christmas cards to military personnel stationed overseas and is encouraging constituents to join her in spreading holiday cheer to men and women in uniform serving around the globe.
November 5, 2012 Press Release
In a positive development for Central Alabama, U.S. Reps. Martha Roby has been notified that the Air Force has altered its strategic guidance proposal and no longer plans to relocate C-130 aircraft from the 908th Airlift Wing
October 26, 2012 Press Release
Despite White House efforts to change the subject, important questions still remain about the Obama Administration’s response to the September 11th terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, U.S. Representative Martha Roby said Friday.
October 23, 2012 Press Release
President Barack Obama dodging responsibility and sending mixed signals about looming defense budget cuts known as sequestration will only setback efforts to avoid drastic cuts that will harm our military, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) said today.
October 11, 2012 Press Release
One month after the September 11th terrorist attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that left Ambassador Chris Stephens and three other Americans dead, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) expressed frustration and disappointment over the Obama Administration’s mishandling of information regarding the attack.
September 13, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today voted to clear legislation that would thwart the Obama Administration’s recent attempt to circumvent the “welfare-to-work” law and reinforce the strict requirements demanded by the successful program.
September 7, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby today reacted to a weak August jobs report that showed more Americans have given up looking for work saying she is concerned the shrinking workforce indicates an economy heading in the wrong direction.
August 26, 2012 Press Release
Representative Martha Roby announced today that she will postpone her departure for the GOP Convention in Tampa, Florida, so that she may monitor the track of Tropical Storm Isaac and evaluate its potential impact on Alabama's Second Congressional District.