Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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February 1, 2014 Roby in the News
Republicans urged President Obama to find "bipartisan common ground" on policy areas highlighted in his State of the Union address.
February 1, 2014 Roby in the News
Republicans pressed President Barack Obama to find "bipartisan common ground" on initiatives he highlighted in his State of the Union address while faulting the administration for impeding progress on important issues.
February 1, 2014 Roby in the News
Reform-minded GOP legislators are nudging the GOP’s immigration debate towards a focus on American wage-earners, and away from a focus on companies’ demands for new workers.
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February 1, 2014 Roby in the News
Wrapping up a busy week for his pen and phone, President Obama on Saturday vowed to continue acting without Congress wherever possible and said he’ll find new partners outside Washington to help him.
January 31, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) will discuss specific areas of common ground on which the two sides should be able to agree in the Weekly Republican Address to the nation.
January 31, 2014 Roby in the News
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery said that she is closely monitoring the immigration situation in Congress.
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January 31, 2014 Roby in the News
After two years of reverting to old policy, it is likely the Farm Bill will pass the United States Senate later this week. The House of Representatives passed the bill 251-166 on Jan. 28, only a day after it was introduced.
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January 30, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today commented on reports speculating about various immigration proposals being discussed in Washington.
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January 30, 2014 Roby in the News
U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, provided the following statement Thursday amid speculation that Congress may push an immigration reform proposal during this session:
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January 29, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) will serve on Appropriations Subcommittees with jurisdiction over Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, Labor, Health and Human Services and Education, and the Legislative Branch.

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March 31, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

With Democratic leaders aggressively assigning blame to the Tea Party for derailing funding talks, a group of freshman Republicans held a press conference on Wednesday to assert instead that the impasse was instead the fault of Senate Democrats.

March 31, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Ten House Republican freshmen rallied outside the Capitol Wednesday, calling on Senate Democrats to pass a spending bill to fund the government through the rest of the fiscal year – and they said they wouldn’t budge on the $61 billion in domestic spending cuts the House passed last month until the Senate passes its bill.

March 31, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswoman Martha Roby sat down with me last week to talk about how things are going in Washington and she listened to our concerns on several matters important to us that she will deal with in Congress.

March 30, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby (R-Montgomery) took a tour of Wetumpka High Tuesday afternoon.

She met with Principal Richard Dennis, Elmore County Schools Superintendent Jeff Langham and other school leaders to learn about the vocational and technical programs offered in the county schools.

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March 17, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, reassured 150 members of the Alabama Farmers Federation in Washington today that she will fight to help reduce government regulations that stand in the farming industry's way of contributing to a sound economy, according to a federation press release.

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March 7, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

When U.S. Rep. Martha Roby looks for examples of job growth in her district, CGI’s Center for Excellence in Troy rises to the top of the list.

March 7, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Jobs continue to be the biggest issue facing the Wiregrass and the country.

The national unemployment rate is more than 9% with even more people under-employed.

Alabama District 2 representative Martha Roby says the government has to get out of the way so jobs can be created.

March 7, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswoman Martha Roby said Tuesday that the country is on an “unsustainable path” in regards to spending, and called her vote to cut $100 billion in discretionary spending from a recent continuing resolution “a good start.”

March 7, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., will tour CGI Group Inc.’s offices at University Park on Wednesday before speaking with members of the Pike County Republican Women’s association.

February 18, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

House Republicans, lead by a fiscally-charged freshman class, are on a mission to cut trillions from the federal budget in the next few days — literally.The purpose is to rescue a 2011 fiscal year that is so full of red ink that it is dragging down the economy, just in the amount of interest being paid on the national debt alone.

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