Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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February 9, 2012 Press Release
Martha Roby made the following comments today after voting in favor of the STOCK Act, which the House of Representatives passed by a vote of 417-2:
February 6, 2012 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Americans are disappointed with the dysfunction in Washington—the people see politicians talking about budget savings and future spending cuts that never seem to materialize. Their frustration is justified...
February 3, 2012 Opinion
Freshman lawmakers don’t usually make much noise on Capitol Hill. It’s more usual that they keep a low profile and get the lay of the land before getting out on a limb. Many of them hug the trunk their entire political careers.

February 3, 2012 Roby in the News
Freshman lawmakers don’t usually make much noise on Capitol Hill. It’s more usual that they keep a low profile and get the lay of the land before getting out on a limb. Many of them hug the trunk their entire political careers.
February 2, 2012 Press Release
Delivering a speech on the House floor earlier today, U.S. Rep. Martha Roby speaks about her bill, the Honest Budget Act - H.R. 3844. In her speech, Roby calls on Congress to enact the legislation...
February 2, 2012 Roby in the News
U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions' proposal to eliminate accounting gimmicks in the federal budget process has languished in the Senate since last year so today he encouraged a group of House Republican freshmen to take the lead.
February 1, 2012 Press Release
A group of more than 25 conservative House freshmen, led by Representative Martha Roby of Alabama, joined forces today to put an end to the budget gimmicks and procedural trickery that Washington too often.
February 1, 2012 Roby in the News
The tweets from Rep. Martha Roby’s Twitter account come with the hashtag #noGimmicks.
February 1, 2012 Roby in the News
A group of 29 House Republicans announced Wednesday that they have introduced an anti-budget gimmick bill, a companion to a bill authored last year by Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) and Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Me.).
January 30, 2012 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Right now, 27 House-passed, pro-growth, pro-jobs bills are sitting idle in the Senate. These bills are designed to help reduce government’s interference with the economy and create an environment that is...

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