Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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May 31, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
For the last week of May, Congress was out of session for a district work period, and I had the opportunity to travel around the Second District. Throughout the week, I visited with constituents and local leaders, toured businesses and industries, and spent time with some of our servicemembers at Dannelly Field in Montgomery.
May 24, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
May we always remember the true meaning of Memorial Day.
May 17, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Since much of the news in our state and throughout the country lately has focused on recent pro-life efforts, I would like to take this opportunity to share an update about my work on the federal level to defend the unborn.
May 10, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
This CODEL marked my eighth year traveling to visit with deployed U.S. soldiers and Afghan women around Mother’s Day.
May 10, 2019 Press Release
H.R. 2157, the Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2019, passed the House by a vote of 257-150.
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May 10, 2019 Press Release
In the letter, Representative Roby and her colleagues urge Acting Commissioner Sharpless to take action to stop the illegal practices of Aid Access and other mail-order abortion providers.
May 8, 2019 Press Release
Representative Roby’s amendment would allow the courts, rather than the Democrat-controlled House, to decide the fate of the Trump Administration’s proposed rule restricting Title X family planning grants from being steered to entities that are not physically and financially separated from abortion providers.
May 7, 2019 Press Release
This trip marks the eighth year Representative Roby has traveled to visit with deployed U.S soldiers and Afghan women around Mother’s Day.
May 3, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I encourage you to start spreading the word about the April 1, 2020, Census. It will be here before we know it, and Alabama needs an accurate count.
May 2, 2019 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today congratulated Erika Lewis for being selected as the winner of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition in Alabama’s Second District.
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In The News

September 8, 2017 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, joined 89 other Republicans Friday by opposing a bill that would raise the debt ceiling and extend the operation of the government through Dec. 8.

The bill passed the House by a wide margin, 316-90.

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

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