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March 7, 2011 Roby in the News
When U.S. Rep. Martha Roby looks for examples of job growth in her district, CGI’s Center for Excellence in Troy rises to the top of the list.
March 7, 2011 Roby in the News
Jobs continue to be the biggest issue facing the Wiregrass and the country. The national unemployment rate is more than 9% with even more people under-employed. Alabama District 2 representative Martha Roby says the government has to get out of the way so jobs can be created.
March 7, 2011 Roby in the News
Congresswoman Martha Roby said Tuesday that the country is on an “unsustainable path” in regards to spending, and called her vote to cut $100 billion in discretionary spending from a recent continuing resolution “a good start.”
March 7, 2011 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., will tour CGI Group Inc.’s offices at University Park on Wednesday before speaking with members of the Pike County Republican Women’s association.
February 28, 2011 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The implementation of a new voting calendar in the U.S. House of Representatives allows me to travel throughout the Second Congressional District every third week. My staff and I are taking full advantage of this opportunity. We have held nearly fifty meetings and events throughout the district in the first two workweeks, and each has provided me valuable time with my constituents to listen, discuss issues, and share thoughts and concerns.
February 18, 2011 Roby in the News
House Republicans, lead by a fiscally-charged freshman class, are on a mission to cut trillions from the federal budget in the next few days — literally.The purpose is to rescue a 2011 fiscal year that is so full of red ink that it is dragging down the economy, just in the amount of interest being paid on the national debt alone.
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.