Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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March 10, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
It’s no secret that the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, has made a mess of our nation’s health care system.
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March 8, 2017 Press Release
The United States House of Representatives today passed the Fiscal Year 2017 Appropriations bill. U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) applauded the bill’s passage, highlighting critical funding for the military at both a national and local level.
March 7, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
With February being National Career and Technical Education Month, last week I visited two emerging career tech programs in different corners of Alabama’s 2nd District.
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March 6, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today announced she has selected Torrie Miller Matous to serve as her Chief of Staff.
March 3, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Last week millions of Americans tuned in to watch President Donald Trump address a joint session of Congress. It was a seminal moment for a new President and a new Congress, and one I think our country really needed.
February 28, 2017 Press Release
Tonight President Trump laid out several ways his administration and Congress can work together to rebuild our nation.
February 17, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
There’s a lot of increased interest in government right now. That’s one of the reasons I agreed to serve as the subject of “Inside Congress: Alabama to DC."
February 16, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby today called on her colleagues to strike a last-minute Obama Administration rule that attempts to force states to direct their Title X public health dollars to abortion providers.
February 10, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column

This past week we celebrated an especially proud moment for the State of Alabama and our country as Jeff Sessions was confirmed and then sworn-in as Attorney General of the United States.
 

February 9, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today congratulated Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange upon his appointment to replace U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions in the United States Senate.

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In The News

January 2, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Jordan McLendon simply wanted to honor her late grandfather, who was a Vietnam veteran, by giving some Christmas gifts she made to local veterans at the Montgomery Veterans Affairs Hospital. After being denied the ability to share the gifts because the word "Christmas" was on the packaging, McClendon is finding support from a U.S.

January 2, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, today asked the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to explain any policies that could have barred an Alabama woman from passing out Christmas gift bags and cards to patients at a Montgomery hospital.

After a similar incident in Texas recently, the VA said there was no such policy and there had been a misunderstanding.

January 2, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby announced Tuesday that Frances Spurlin, who currently serves as a constituent services representative in her Andalusia office, will be retiring after 27 years of service to Alabama’s Second Congressional District.

December 29, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

A cut to military retirement pay in the budget signed Thursday by President Obama has already triggered such a backlash that Congress may vote in January to toss it out.

December 19, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

Just one day after the Senate's passage of a two-year budget agreement, Montgomery Republican Martha Roby is joining with other representatives to try and change one of its most controversial provisions.

December 19, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama Republican Rep. Martha Roby and Pennsylvania Republican Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick are attempting to revive an effort to prevent cuts to military retirement benefits by closing a loophole that has allowed illegal immigrants to unlawfully obtain welfare benefits.

December 17, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

A panel discussion with Representative Martha Roby and Fort Rucker officials was held today. The main topic of concern was the future of army aviation in the midst of sequestration.

December 17, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

Predictability and flexibility.

That’s what top Fort Rucker and Army officials told members of Congress they need to ensure the future of Army aviation at a panel discussion held Tuesday on post.

December 14, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) will host the Chairman of the House Armed Services Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee, Rep. Michael Turner (R-OH), for a visit to the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence at Fort Rucker on Tuesday, December 17.

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