Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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January 13, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) is the subject of a new Alabama Public Television documentary project offering an inside look at the myriad roles of a United States congressman.
January 13, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Committee assignments for the 115th Congress were announced this past week. As you may know, much of the meaningful legislative work in Congress takes place in committee.
January 12, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) has been assigned to serve on the House Judiciary Committee, a key panel with jurisdiction over criminal statutes, administration of federal courts, immigration policy and border enforcement, and regulatory procedure, among others.
January 11, 2017 Press Release
President-elect Donald Trump today announced that he has tapped Dr. David Shulkin to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
January 10, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today applauded Senator Jeff Sessions’ (R-Ala.) testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee as part of the proceedings to confirm his nomination as Attorney General.
January 5, 2017 Press Release
The 115th Congress today affirmed its commitment to jumpstarting job growth and easing the burden on American families with House passage of legislation that will rein in federal agencies’ aggressive regulation, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) said.
January 4, 2017 Press Release
With its first legislative act of the 115th Congress, the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill to bring greater accountability to the Department of Veterans Affairs.
January 3, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) was sworn in for her fourth term in the U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday, vowing to “support and defend the Constitution of the United States… bear true faith and allegiance to the same… and faithfully discharge the duties of the office.”
December 16, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I hope we can all make a special effort this year to demonstrate the true spirit of the season by spreading joy, hope, and peace in a sometimes troubled world.
December 13, 2016 Press Release
Roby, who has been working to bring the F-35 assignment to the 187th Fighter Wing at Montgomery’s Dannelly Field, told WSFA 12 News she welcomed President-elect Trump’s concerns about spending, but explained that cost concerns for the F-35 were mostly in the past.

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January 29, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

After two years of partisan deadlock, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a comprehensive farm bill today that includes a basket full of programs, including funding for food stamps, foreign aid and subsidies for American farmers.

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January 29, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery responded to President Barack H. Obama's (D) State of the Union address, saying that the President's lofty, campaign-style rhetoric doesn't match reality.

January 29, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

The following are official statements from Alabama's representatives following President Obama's State of the Union Address Tuesday evening.

U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama)

January 28, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Seeking to energize his sluggish second term, President Barack Obama vowed Tuesday night in his State of the Union address to sidestep Congress “whenever and wherever” necessary to narrow economic disparities between rich and poor.

January 28, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today responded to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, saying the president's lofty, campaign-style rhetoric doesn't match reality.

January 28, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

The U.S. House voted today to permanently ban federal spending on abortion and to block ObamaCare subsidies for insurance plans that cover abortion.

Shortly before the vote, Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, gave a one-minute speech on the House floor, briefly assessing the ongoing battles between pro-life and pro-abortion activists.

January 28, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama’s Republican members of Congress are bracing for a State of the Union speech on Tuesday that further alienates conservatives by calling for a larger government role to combat poverty, according to members of the state’s congressional delegation.

January 23, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

During this past week, two national level politicians will have visited Pike County.

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, who represents Pike County in the House of Representatives, visited Pike County on Tuesday. She made stops at Pike County High School, the Walmart Distribution Center in Brundidge and the Banks Buy Rite.

January 22, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., encouraged the students at the Business and Finance Academy at Pike County High School Tuesday to be in tune to their “ah-ha” moments.

Roby told the students that personal “ah-ha” moments propelled her into the Montgomery City Council race and then into the race for the U.S. Representative District 2 seat.

January 22, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) will spend the day in Eufaula on Thursday, January 23 to meet with local residents, visit Lakeside School, and tour a local business. This week is the first “District Work Week” in 2014 for Members of Congress. Rep. Roby visited Pike County on Tuesday and made stops around Montgomery on Wednesday.

10:45 – 11:45: Visit to Lakeside School

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