Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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May 24, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I was proud to support the NDAA, and I look forward to seeing President Trump sign this legislation into law.
May 18, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed S. 2372, the VA MISSION Act, taking another critical step towards fulfilling our promise to make the Department of Veterans Affairs work for the men and women who have selflessly served our great nation.
May 17, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis today announced that Fort Rucker has been named a recipient of the Commander in Chief’s Annual Award for Installation Excellence.
May 17, 2018 Press Release
“I am proud to serve Alabama’s Second District where agriculture is the largest employer – responsible for more than 93,000 jobs and more than $11 billion in economic impact,” said Representative Roby.
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May 17, 2018 Roby in the News
Alabama 2nd District U.S. Rep. Martha Roby returned from a bipartisan female Congressional Delegation (CODEL) Mother’s Day trip to Afghanistan on Tuesday. This was the seventh time she’s made the trip.
May 16, 2018 Press Release
The House of Representatives today passed S. 2372, the VA MISSION Act.
May 15, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today returned from a bipartisan female congressional delegation (CODEL) to Afghanistan, marking the seventh year Representative Roby has traveled to Afghanistan to visit with U.S. soldiers and Afghan women around Mother’s Day.
May 11, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I support the Trump Administration’s efforts to ensure that we truly end Iran’s nuclear weapons program.
May 9, 2018 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) spoke to GKN Aerospace employees on Wednesday, May 2, about a very important upcoming project. Afterwards she checked out the Lockheed Martin’s F-35 simulator.
May 9, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today announced her 2018 appointments to the United States service academies.

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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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