July 19, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby made the following comments today following House passage of the â€œCut, Cap, and Balance Actâ€. The bill passed 234 to 190.
The American Forest & Paper Association commended today the action taken by U.S. Representative Martha Roby to protect manufacturing jobs by co-sponsoring legislation that would stay and improve EPA’s costly and burdensome Boiler MACT rule.
July 15, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby recently sat down with Chris Miller, a mobilized Army National Guard member receiving care at Walter Reed Army Medical Center following a military sustained injury.
July 14, 2011 Roby in the News
A new bill introduced in congress is addressing recent pushes by local school superintendents to control how federal and state funds are spent in the school system.
July 13, 2011 Press Release
During an Education and the Workforce Committee markup today, U.S. Representative Martha Roby spoke in support of The State and Local Funding Flexibility Act.
July 13, 2011 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
President Obama now seems to recognize that any increase in the federal debt limit will require significant reductions in future spending. This is good news for taxpayers. But the President’s repeated demand that Congress also approve revenue raisers—Washington’s codeword for new taxes—represents a misunderstanding of our budget problems and a misreading of the American people.
July 11, 2011 Press Release
In a recent Agriculture Committee Hearing, U.S. Representative Rep. Roby questions USDA administrators about the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) and how agriculture programs can be streamlined to be more effective and efficient.
July 11, 2011 Roby in the News
In a recent Agriculture Committee Hearing, U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, questioned USDA administrators about the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) and how agriculture programs can be streamlined to be more effective and efficient.
U.S. Representative Martha Roby questioned witnesses at a House Education and the Workforce Committee hearing about the National Labor Relations Boards' (NLRB) proposed plan to alter union elections.