Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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December 21, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
From my family to yours, Merry Christmas! We have so much to be thankful for, and I am thankful to serve you in Congress.
December 14, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I was proud to support it on behalf of our Second District farmers.
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December 12, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today applauded House passage of the conference report to accompany H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, commonly known as the farm bill.
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December 7, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
On November 30, 2018, President George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st President of the United States, passed on from this life surrounded by some of the people he loved most in this world. He was a great leader and a truly good man, and our country will be forever shaped by his legacy.
November 30, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
With my seat on the House Appropriations Committee, I’m in a strong position to ensure that many of our Alabama priorities are properly funded from year to year. Border security is one of those priorities, and I am eager to get this important work done.
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November 16, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
While we have a lot to be thankful for in our state and country right now, there are also people in our district and throughout the Southeast who are in the midst of a very challenging recovery period in the wake of Hurricane Michael.
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November 16, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today visited the McAllister family farm with U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue and Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries Commissioner John McMillan to assess Hurricane Michael damage and discuss recovery efforts with local farmers in Alabama’s Second District.
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November 15, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today spoke on the House floor to discuss the devastation to the counties in Alabama’s Second District that were impacted by Hurricane Michael last month.
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November 13, 2018 Press Release
In this role, Albares will be Representative Roby’s top adviser, leading her entire team of personnel working from offices in Washington, D.C., Montgomery, Dothan, and Andalusia. Albares, a Dothan native, previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff. He has been a member of Representative Roby’s staff since 2011.
November 9, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
During the recent district work period, I had the opportunity to visit Eufaula Housing Authority’s (EHA) YouthBuild program, an organization in Alabama’s Second District that is really making a difference in the lives of these individuals in Barbour County.
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In The News

August 23, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby said today she does not always agree with President Trump but praised the president's new plans for the war in Afghanistan, which Trump outlined in a televised address Monday night.

August 4, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

On the last day before August recess, the U.S. Senate confirmed Rep. Martha Roby‘s former Chief of Staff  as the Assistant U.S. Attorney General for Legislative Affairs.

July 10, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

The City of Dothan/Houston County Emergency Operations Center welcomed U.S. Representative Martha Roby Monday as she visited the new facility.

Roby toured the facility and spoke with Dothan/Houston County Emergency Management Director Chris Judah.

June 2, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) Thursday announced her 2017 appointments to the United States service academies. Each year Rep. Roby nominates students from Alabama’s Second District to be considered for appointment to the United States Air Force, Naval, Military, and Merchant Marine Academies.

May 26, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

Common Core, an Obama-era education initiative that has concerned Alabamians for years, is losing its grip on Capitol Hill.

During an exchange with Alabama Congresswoman Martha Roby, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has pledged that her agency will refuse to unlawfully coerce states into adopting any curriculum, including Common Core standards.

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May 22, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

A bill sponsored by U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, that closes loopholes in the law protecting children from sexual abusers passed the House on Monday - legislation that the congresswoman said is needed to combat child sex tourism.

May 5, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, joined 216 other House Republicans to vote in favor of a new Healthcare bill Thursday.

The bill now goes to the Senate, where its outcome is uncertain.

Below is a response Roby released on social media after the vote:

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May 3, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

The Trump administration on Tuesday endorsed a bill by Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, that gives employees the option of using comp time instead of being paid overtime to help care for family members.

April 25, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

If University of Alabama School of Law graduate and Birmingham-native Stephen Boyd has any luck, his resume will grow bit longer this spring

April 23, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

Recently, Crenshaw County received a visit from it’s own district house of representative Martha Roby. Roby, who has been service Alabama’s Second District since 2011, is a Montgomery native, and is one of the first women elected to Congress from Alabama during regular elections.

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