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March 15, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
On Thursday, March 14, our country celebrated National Agriculture Day.
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March 8, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The F-35 program is very important to our national security and maintaining our military’s position as tip of the spear.
March 7, 2019 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL), a member of the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee, today participated in a hearing regarding veteran mental health and homelessness.
March 6, 2019 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL), a member of the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee, today participated in a hearing regarding the Department of Veterans Affairs’ electronic health record modernization.
March 5, 2019 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) this week cosponsored a House Resolution recognizing the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program as a critical, cutting-edge component of America’s national security efforts that Congress must continue to properly fund and support.
March 5, 2019 Press Release
Members of the Alabama congressional delegation who represent the areas impacted by the March 3, 2019, tornadoes today sent a letter to President Trump in support of Governor Kay Ivey’s request for an expedited major disaster declaration for the state of Alabama.
March 1, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
We should be giving veterans the absolute best care available in a timely fashion, and it just is not happening. This is a huge disservice to the men and women who have served us all, and I will not stop making the case to Secretary Wilkie until we get this right.
February 26, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today led a pro-life discussion at the Family Research Council’s headquarters in Washington, D.C., about congressional efforts to combat Democrats’ radical abortion agenda.
February 26, 2019 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL), a member of the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Subcommittee, today participated in a VA general oversight hearing where Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie testified.
February 22, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
During the recent week-long February district work period, I had the opportunity to travel around Alabama’s Second District to spend time on the ground meeting with constituents and local leaders, visiting schools and businesses, and ultimately listening to the views and concerns of the people I represent.

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In The News

April 16, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

There is a long tradition of the U.S. Rep. from the 2nd District of Alabama serving on the both the House Armed Services Committee and the Agriculture Committee, in keeping with two of the largest interests in the area.

April 15, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Two Alabama lawmakers are among those calling on the Labor Department to exempt some operations on military bases, including fast food operators, from recent changes to minimum wage regulations.

April 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) will visit Andalusia tomorrow as part of a “District Work Week.”

Rep. Roby will speak at a lunch meeting of the Andalusia Rotary Club at noon. Rep. Roby will discuss ongoing efforts to keep federal agencies accountable, as well as work to enhance career and technical education (CTE) for students preparing for the workforce.

April 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Seven seconds may not seem like a long time to some, but for a military pilot who has just lost sight of his control tower, it’s all the time he needs for something to go terribly wrong.

April 10, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Are unions trying to invade the South?

That was the hotly-debated question on Greta Van Susteren’s Fox News program on Thursday night.

April 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

A bill that would increase funding for veterans programs and military infrastructure by $1.5 billion was approved by the House Appropriations Committee Wednesday, said a news release from U.S. Rep. Martha Roby (R-Montgomery).

The bill would appropriate $71.5 billion for fiscal year 2015.

April 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

A bill funding veterans affairs and military construction projects passed the House Appropriations Committee today, setting up a full vote on the measure which includes a variety of healthcare and infrastructure initiatives.

April 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

On Wednesday’s “On the Record” on the Fox News Channel, Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) laid out an argument that this administration is using the inspection powers of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to target non-union plants in South at far more disproportionate rate than anywhere else in the country.

April 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama representative Martha Roby, a Republican from Montgomery, is concerned that the U.S. Department of Labor is targeting Southern vehicle and auto-parts manufacturers because of their failure to unionize.

April 6, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Labor Secretary Thomas Perez should apologize for questioning the safety of the Hyundai auto plant in Montgomery, U.S. Rep. Martha Roby said.

The Montgomery Republican said Perez wrongly suggested the plant was unsafe for workers during testimony Wednesday about the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the federal agency responsible for workplace safety.

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