Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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April 25, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today congratulated her former chief of staff Stephen Boyd on his nomination to serve as an Assistant Attorney General of the United States.
April 21, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
With Congress on a short district work period, I recently took the opportunity to travel throughout Alabama’s Second District for a week full of meetings and visits.
April 14, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The last few weeks have seen a great deal of activity around the globe, on both the military and diplomatic fronts.
April 7, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today celebrated the confirmation of Justice Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court of the United States.
April 7, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Serving on the Judiciary Committee gives me the opportunity to play a role in combating child exploitation in the United States and abroad. I’m pleased to report that some important progress is being made.
April 6, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today attended a special White House event honoring wounded service members and veterans as the Wounded Warrior Project’s Solider Ride made its way through Washington, D.C.
April 5, 2017 Press Release
A bill by U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) to combat the sexual exploitation of children in the United States and around the world passed the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday.
March 31, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Just last week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that sanctuary cities will no longer be eligible to receive grants from the Department of Justice. This was a good move.
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March 30, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I am optimistic that Congress and Gov. Perdue can work together to deliver policies that help Alabama’s farmers do what they do best – produce the food and fiber that our country depends on.
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March 29, 2017 Press Release
Veterans receiving mental health care and substance abuse treatment through the Department of Veterans Affairs would gain a powerful new ally under legislation introduced by U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.).

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In The News

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.

December 13, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery applauded Thursday’s House passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).  Rep. Roby said that the bill ensures that the military will proper support in the coming year. The annual bill authorizes funding for military programs and sets policy for the Department of Defense.

December 13, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama's House delegation threw its full support behind the compromise version of this year's defense authorization bill, setting the stage for the measure to go before the Senate just before its end-of-year break.

December 10, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

With Alabama's offer to Boeing reportedly in the company's hands, the state's Congressional delegation is continuing its push to land the 777X production plant for Huntsville.

December 9, 2013 Representative Roby In The News

On Thursday, Representative Martha Roby's (R) from Montgomery office released quotes from officials and residents from across Alabama’s Second Congressional District reacting to the conservative congresswoman's move to the Appropriations Committee, which is charged with overseeing federal spending.

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