Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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June 28, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Representative Martha Roby hoped to gain a better understanding of health care needs in the Wiregrass.
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June 21, 2011 Press Release
U.S Representative Martha Roby announced today that the Army Corps of Engineers approved a one-year suspension for the Shoreline Management Plan at Walter F. George Lake.
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June 21, 2011 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
During my travels through the Second Congressional District two weeks ago, I heard from many I represent about how Washington is in the way of job growth. Americans are weary of the ever-growing size and scope of government. Federal regulations imposed by the administration are overwhelming the potential for growth, improvement and jobs in our local areas.
June 16, 2011 Press Release
In anticipation of the 2012 Farm Bill, U.S. Representative Martha Roby will be hosting a Farm Bill listening forum jointly with Alabama Agriculture Commissioner John McMillan.
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June 14, 2011 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
In a crucial vote to change the course of spending in Washington, I recently opposed legislation that would increase the national debt limit from $14.3 trillion to $16.7 trillion. Over the past several years, Democrats have increased discretionary spending 24 percent adding an additional $4.5 trillion in the national debt. All the while, the American public has sat helplessly on the sidelines watching the Democrats in Washington drive our debt to historic levels.
June 11, 2011 Roby in the News
I write regarding a recent letter that mischaracterized the impact of the House-passed Republican budget on Medicare. The writer incorrectly claimed that the budget would “kill Medicare in ten years” and harm seniors over the age of 65.
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June 10, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby spent Monday touring Lake Eufaula. But she didn’t take long stating her opinion on the proposed changes to the U.S. Army Corps Shoreline Management Plan for Lake Eufaula.
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June 10, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby spent Monday touring Lake Eufaula. But she didn’t take long stating her opinion on the proposed changes to the U.S. Army Corps Shoreline Management Plan for Lake Eufaula.
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June 10, 2011 Roby in the News
Congresswoman Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, told a group of about 80 people in Prattville on Thursday afternoon that jobs and spending are the two biggest issues facing the country.
June 9, 2011 Roby in the News
The rising senior high school girls participating in Girls State at Troy University were encouraged to “give back” to their hometowns on Thursday. U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., was an advocate of public service, encouraging young women to serve their communities during a speech she gave at Claudia Crosby Theater on Troy University’s campus Thursday afternoon.

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