Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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December 9, 2016 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) voted against a federal water policy bill this week, citing the removal of a provision from current law encouraging the states of Alabama, Florida, and Georgia to negotiate a water sharing agreement between them.
December 9, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
As the sun sets on the 114th Congress, I’m proud to report some noteworthy legislative victories.
December 7, 2016 Press Release
The Montgomery-based 187th Fighter Wing is among five Air National Guard units throughout the country being considered to house the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, Air Force officials announced Wednesday.
December 2, 2016 Press Release
The National Defense Authorization Act allows us to make real progress towards increasing the strength and agility of our military.
December 2, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
It's past time fort the U.S. to once again lead the world in medical research and innovation, and I believe that the 21st Century Cures Act puts us on that path.
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November 30, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The bill improves medical treatment discovery, development, and delivery for those who need it most.
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November 29, 2016 Press Release
This bill rightly enables veterans to choose the best health care options for themselves and their families, and I am proud to support it.
November 28, 2016 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
These sanctions have been some of the most meaningful tools in bringing Iran and its ambitious weapons program to heel. Extending them for another ten years is the right decision.
November 23, 2016 Press Release
This decision is a conservative victory for the 21 states and dozens of business groups who challenged that this new rule handed down by President Obama’s Department of Labor would increase government costs.
November 22, 2016 Press Release
There is no one more capable and qualified to serve our country as Attorney General than Senator Jeff Sessions. President-elect Trump has selected a leader with remarkable depth of knowledge and experience who cares about Americans and will fight for what’s right.

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In The News

January 21, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby visited several locations in Pike County Tuesday.

Her stops included Pike County High School in Brundidge, the Walmart Distribution Center and Buy-Rite in Bank.

WSFA 12 News reporter Hannah Lane spoke with the congresswoman and got the latest on a bill Roby has cosponsored that would repeal and replace Obamacare.

January 20, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

It was the political hot potato of the 2012 election season.  Did the White House place Americans on the ground in a dangerously volatile situation where Al Qaeda agents could get to them and did weakness on the part of the administration lead to those Americans dying without aid?

January 18, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

The Alabama lawmaker who has been leading a congressional probe into the 2012 terrorism against Americans in Benghazi, Libya, says she has determined that Department of Defense was “woefully unprepared” to respond to the attacks.

January 16, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

A Montgomery-based program that ensures the Air Force develops and uses secure computer software will get a $10 million boost from an omnibus spending bill nearing final approval in Congress.

January 15, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Over the last year, lawmakers repeatedly expressed disbelief during closed-door briefings with Pentagon and military officials over why the armed forces was ill-equipped to respond to the terrorist attacks on Americans in Benghazi in 2012.

January 15, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

On the eve of the terrorist attacks that killed U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens and three other Americans in Benghazi, the Obama White House may have exaggerated the scope and depth of President Obama's preparation for such attacks, newly declassified documents show. 

January 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby honored Dale County Schools Superintendent Donny Bynum for his recognition as Alabama Superintendent of the Year for 2014.

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January 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Hundreds of pages of declassified transcripts from the U.S. military's top commanders present a picture of a woefully ill-postured military force whose assets were not in a position to quickly respond to the Benghazi terror attack -- or other hot spots across Africa and the Middle East. 

January 13, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Conservatives have been troubled by efforts by the Obama Administration to coerce states to adopt the controversial Common Core Curriculum.  Now the Obama Administration is asking schools to adopt newly announced federal "guidelines" for school discipline.

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January 10, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby has announced the additions of two new staff members.

Amelia McMahon and David Wellen will join Roby’s constituent services team.

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