July 2, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., said she and other members of her party who now hold a majority in the House of Representatives have successfully “changed the conversation” in Washington since taking over in January.
July 1, 2011 Roby in the News
"The Army Corps has made it very clear that within this suspension of a year that they want to really work with the community and the Friends of Lake Eufaula," said U.S. Representative Martha Roby, R- Montgomery.
June 30, 2011 Roby in the News
A large group of farmers and landowners gathered at Cattleman Park Thursday afternoon for the 2012 Farm Bill listening forum conducted by U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., and Alabama Agriculture Commissioner John McMillian.
June 29, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby shoots straight from the hip. Sheâ€™s quick to say what can be done, what canâ€™t be done, what needs to be done and what has to be done.
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.
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.
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.
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.