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April 14, 2011 Press Release
Representative Martha Roby (AL-02) made the following comments today regarding H.R. 1473, the Department of Defense and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act for 2011...
April 12, 2011 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Diane Black (R-TN) and U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) introduced HConRes36, which would defund Planned Parenthood in the Continuing Resolution.....
April 8, 2011 Press Release
Accordingly, I have instructed the Chief Administrative Officer of the House of Representatives to hold my taxpayer funded congressional salary for any day that our troops go without
April 7, 2011 Opinion
I ran for Congress because I knew our nation faced serious budget challenges. Now, having more information and the opportunity to dig deeper into the problem, I realize the crisis is even worse than I thought.
April 1, 2011 Press Release
Led by U.S. Representatives Martha Roby and Terri A. Sewell, Alabama’s Congressional delegation today wrote Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to highlight ongoing efforts to support Alabama’s education system...
March 31, 2011 Roby in the News
As Republicans and Democrats continue their tussle over the federal budget, Republicans are paying too much heed to the Tea Party -- even though the rest of the nation has soured on the conservative movement, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid charged today.
March 31, 2011 Roby in the News
A group of 30 House Republican freshmen on Wednesday joined their party leadership’s attack on Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), calling his record on spending “one of failure.”
March 31, 2011 Roby in the News
A group of about a dozen House Republican freshmen gathered outside the Capitol on an overcast Wednesday morning to deliver a letter to Senate Democratic leaders urging them to pass a measure to fund the federal government, the latest volley in the ongoing budget battle on Capitol Hill.
March 31, 2011 Roby in the News
Freshmen House members are taking a hard line against Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in the politics of passing a temporary spending bill—with one freshman vowing not to settle for a “split the baby strategy” on spending cuts.
March 31, 2011 Roby in the News
With Democratic leaders aggressively assigning blame to the Tea Party for derailing funding talks, a group of freshman Republicans held a press conference on Wednesday to assert instead that the impasse was instead the fault of Senate Democrats.