Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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September 13, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today spoke in support of H.R. 3697, the Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act, and said Congress’ first priority must be to keep Americans safe.
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September 13, 2017 Press Release
Last night Montgomery’s WSFA-12 News highlighted U.S. Representative Martha Roby’s (R-Ala.) work in Alabama’s Second Congressional District.
September 8, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today voted against a bill that would raise the nation’s debt limit without reforms to curb wasteful spending.
September 7, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today spoke in support of strong pro-life provisions included in a comprehensive funding bill and said the legislation marks real progress for the pro-life movement.
September 6, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today voted to provide $7.85 billion in supplemental disaster relief funding for response and recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
September 5, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby today released a statement on the Trump Administration’s announcement regarding President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
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September 1, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
During the fourth and final week of this August congressional work period, I was able to spend time in the northern and eastern parts of Alabama’s Second District.
August 31, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today announced that students in Alabama's Second Congressional District will have the opportunity to participate in the 2017 Congressional App Challenge.
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August 29, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today congratulated Montgomery natives Ashtyne Cole Traylor, Caroline Franklin, Parker Reynolds, and Porter Kennedy for completing internships this summer in her Washington, D.C. office.
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August 29, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today congratulated Caroline Franklin, Ben Silverman, and Greg Silverman, all students at the University of Alabama, for completing internships this summer in her Washington, D.C. office.
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In The News

March 12, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Farmers follow strict guidelines to store their fuel.

Alabama Congresswoman Martha Roby has co-sponsored a bill to ease those regulations.

"If I'm trying to meet regulations, i can not be in the field on my farm raising a crop to provide income for my family and to feed the world, " says local farmer, Thomas Adams.

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March 11, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Military forces of the Russian Federation have occupied the Crimea, a Republic in the Ukraine.  Russia has announced that the Crimea will be voting soon on secession from the Ukraine presumably to be incorporated into Russia.  All of this is in defiance of post-Cold War treaties, at least one of which guarantees Ukraine’s borders with American force.

March 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Rep. Martha Roby’s first steps on the path leading away from obscurity in Congress came right after she suffered a defeat.

March 3, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Since World War II, U.S. military doctrine has been that the U.S. should have the capability to fight two wars in separate parts of the globe at the same time. That philosophy has been jettisoned by President Barack H.

March 2, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

State Representative Martha Roby, a Republican, is speaking out about how she thinks the United States should deal with the situation in Ukraine, as that country teeters on the brink of war with Russia, after weeks of protest by Ukraine citizens.

February 27, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Fort Rucker was specifically mentioned during a speech from Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel regarding the 2015 budget plan that will be presented to Congress next week.

February 25, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

While the Department of Defense’s recommendation to reduce the size of the Army by as many as 130,000 troops from its post-9/11 peak could certainly affect commerce in and around Fort Rucker, some of the post’s training fleet is scheduled to undergo a significant change.

February 24, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama representatives are reacting following news that U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is proposing a reduction of the Army to the smallest size it has been since World War II. The reduction would see the closure of military bases, along with other military-wide cost reductions.

February 19, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today congratulated Major General Kevin Mangum upon his nomination for promotion within the Army ranks and thanked him for his leadership at Fort Rucker over the past two years.

February 12, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

A new report on the Sept. 11 terror attacks in Benghazi that has been months in the making was finally released this week and, according to Fox News’ Megan Kelly, “it takes aim squarely at the White House.”

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