Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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March 18, 2014 Roby in the News
Representative Martha Roby speaks about civics at Samson High School.
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March 17, 2014 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
When Alabamians have trouble with the federal government, my job is to step in and try to help. That's exactly what happened when a new Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulation imposed costly inspection and compliance requirements on Alabama farmers.
March 14, 2014 Press Release
Representative Martha Roby today blasted proposed military cuts contained in a Senate Ukraine assistance bill, calling the plan to shift $157.5 million in defense funding to prop up the International Monetary Fund "absolutely senseless."
March 14, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Martha Roby, R-AL02, today called on Senate Democrats to abandon what she described as a “misguided” plan to divert defense spending to fund aid to Ukraine and reform the United States’ relationship with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
March 14, 2014 Roby in the News
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery announced on Wednesday, March 12, that she is supporting the ENFORCE Act.
March 13, 2014 Press Release
Proposed military cuts contained in a Senate bill directing aid to Ukraine are "senseless," U.S. Representative Martha Roby said Thursday.
March 12, 2014 Press Release
In an impassioned speech from the House floor, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) called on her colleagues to pass a measure aimed to rein in the pattern of executive overreaches by seeking the intervention of the Judicial Branch.
March 12, 2014 Roby in the News
Alabama Congresswoman Martha Roby has co-sponsored a bill to ease those regulations on Alabama farmers.
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March 11, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today celebrated passage of a bill aimed to ease overburdensome regulations for farmers.
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March 11, 2014 Roby in the News
U.S. Representative Roby (R) from Montgomery wrote over the weekend, “What Russia has done is outrageous and should not be allowed to stand."

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In The News

November 22, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

More of Alabama’s cropland would be available for traditional farming under new legislation introduced by Montgomery's freshman representative in Congress.
 
U.S Rep. Martha Roby says the attempt seeks to revamp one of Department of Agriculture's most well-known programs.

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October 26, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswoman Martha Roby heard Daleville teachers' concerns about education and discussed flexibility in education funding and other issues when she visited a recent Daleville High School faculty meeting.

Roby serves on the Education and Workforce Committee in Congress, and she told the faculty what the committee proposed in regards to the No Child Left Behind Act.

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October 17, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

During his first visit to Fort Rucker in his two years as a ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, Chairman Buck McKeon, R-California, toured the post on Monday to find out much of what he said he didn’t know.

October 13, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, joined fellow U.S. Reps. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., and Mack Thornberry, R-Texas, via YouTube to caution against extreme cuts in the U.S. Defense Department budget.

September 3, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswoman Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, said House Republicans plan to continue to take a close look at developing smog rules, even after President Barack Obama announced Friday he would ask the Environmental Protection Agency to back off some of its controversial proposed regulations.

September 1, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Irrigation, payments and regulations seemed to be the chief concerns of local farmers who met with their congressional representative on Thursday.

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August 30, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, told the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce this morning that she believed federal spending cuts would lead to job creation.

August 26, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswoman Martha Roby Wednesday told members of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees she is not concerned with reelection when making decisions in the nation’s capital.

August 24, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, fresh off one of the most contentious Congressional debates in recent history, Wednesday said tax increases are not needed to fix America’s budgetary issues.

August 22, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Tickets are still available for the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce Eggs and Issues breakfast featuring U.S. Congresswoman Martha Roby this month.

Roby, a Montgomery native, will discuss issues impacting business development and events that directly affect the River Region.

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