Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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January 10, 2014 Roby in the News
U.S. Representative Martha Roby has announced the additions of two new staff members. Amelia McMahon and David Wellen will join Roby’s constituent services team.
January 10, 2014 Roby in the News
On Thursday, U.S. Representative Martha Roby spoke in support of a House resolution that would bring legal action against the Administration of Barack Obama in an effort to rein in what the Congress considers to be executive overreaches.
January 9, 2014 Roby in the News
In an effort to push back against Executive Branch overreaches, Rep. Martha Roby today announced her support of a House resolution designed to bring legal action against the Obama Administration and compel the judicial branch to rein it in.
January 9, 2014 Press Release
Seeking to finally stop Executive Branch overreaches and restore the proper separation of powers, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today announced her support of a House resolution designed to bring legal action against the Obama Administration
January 6, 2014 Roby in the News
Why did VA hospitals restrict and in some cases ban volunteers from bringing holiday cheer to patients?
January 6, 2014 Roby in the News
As we begin the new year, I wanted to share with you five major items that you will want to follow in 2014.
January 6, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today announced the additions of two staff members - Amelia McMahon and David Wellen.
January 2, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby is pressing the Department of Veterans Affairs for answers after reports surfaced about homemade holiday gifts and treats being denied to veteran-patients at the Montgomery, Ala. VA facility.
January 2, 2014 Roby in the News
Jordan McClendon is finding support from a U.S. Congresswoman who calls the incident "senseless censorship" and says she wants answers.
January 2, 2014 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, today asked the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to explain any policies that could have barred an Alabama woman from passing out Christmas gift bags and cards to patients at a Montgomery hospital.

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In The News

June 10, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby spent Monday touring Lake Eufaula.  But she didn’t take long stating her opinion on the proposed changes to the U.S. Army Corps Shoreline Management Plan for Lake Eufaula.

“My job is to make sure my constituents’ voices are heard,” she said.

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June 10, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswoman Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, told a group of about 80 people in Prattville on Thursday afternoon that jobs and spending are the two biggest issues facing the country.

June 10, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby spent Monday touring Lake Eufaula.

But she didn’t take long stating her opinion on the proposed changes to the U.S. Army Corps Shoreline Management Plan for Lake Eufaula.

“My job is to make sure my constituents’ voices are heard,” she said.

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June 9, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

The rising senior high school girls participating in Girls State at Troy University were encouraged to “give back” to their hometowns on Thursday.

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., was an advocate of public service, encouraging young women to serve their communities during a speech she gave at Claudia Crosby Theater on Troy University’s campus Thursday afternoon.

June 1, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

In the House of Representatives on Tuesday, Rep. Martha Roby voted in opposition to legislation that would increase the national debt limit to $16.7 trillion from $14.3 trillion.

Roby made the following comments after the vote:

May 14, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congress and the administration are partly to blame for not easing rising gas prices, Alabama Republican Rep. Martha Roby said in  delivering her party's response to President Barack Obama's weekly radio address on Saturday.

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May 14, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Republicans are willing to consider anything and everything in the debate over raising the debt limit -- except for tax hikes, according to Rep. Martha Roby (R-Ala.).

Delivering the weekly GOP address, Roby echoed party leadership in saying that major spending cuts must accompany any increase to the debt ceiling, and that tax increases will not be considered.

May 13, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama Congresswoman Martha Roby urged graduates of Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law to give a high priority to public service in their careers and to be ready for such opportunities.

May 11, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, returned to Capitol Hill on Monday evening after a five-day, four-stop tour overseas, when she met with military personnel and surprised U.S. troops in Afghanistan with a visit on Mother's Day.

May 2, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswoman Martha Roby (R-Alabama) toured the damage near Eclectic in Elmore County where a mobile home park was leveled. Six people died in Elmore County.

Roby says she wants to make sure that help gets to the victims quickly.

Residents say until that help comes, they are thankful for the hundreds of volunteers.

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