Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama


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February 18, 2011 Opinion
Already we have eliminated earmarks, cut waste, and trimmed the fat. But we start in earnest this week as the House of Representatives considers legislation to cut $100 billion in spending over the remainder of the 2011 fiscal year....
February 14, 2011 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Last November, the American people sent a very clear message: our current course of more spending and more debt is unsustainable. Accordingly, the 112th Congress—especially its newest members—have both a mandate and a responsibility to restrain federal spending, reign in skyrocketing deficits, and adopt free market policies that put our country back on track to economic growth and job creation.
February 11, 2011 Press Release
Today, Republican members of the Agriculture Committee, led by Chairman Frank Lucas, spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives in support of H. Res. 72, a resolution that instructs various committees to investigate existing
February 10, 2011 Roby in the News
Former Montgomery Council Member Martha Roby was sworn in as a member of the 112th U.S. Congress on Wednesday, January 5, 2011.
February 9, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby made the following comments celebrating President Reagan's Centennial Birthday.
February 9, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Representative Martha Roby of the 2nd Congressional District got a lesson in the concerns facing parents and teachers in Butler County last week.
February 4, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby is visiting the Wiregrass during her first district workweek and answered questions while at her congressional office in Dothan.
February 3, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby visits Wallace Community College Health Sciences Simulation Center in her first official visit to the Dothan college.
February 3, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R.-Ala., says a recent appointment gets her a “seat at the table” to reform education policies. “I strongly believe that our education system should be child-centric and parent-driven and that we must fully support our teacher’s efforts in the classroom. The Congress and the Department of Education must never forget that teachers in Opp, Troy, and Prattville know how to teach our children better than bureaucrats in Washington,”
February 3, 2011 Roby in the News
The deterioration of the American textile industry has been tough on central Alabama, but one plant continues to thrive.