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July 31, 2014 Press Release
Coffee County students Katie Wilcox and Anela Mangum served as Congressional interns in U.S. Representative Martha Roby’s Washington D.C. office this summer.
July 30, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S Representative Martha Roby today called the attention of Congress and the nation to the "mismanagement, malfeasance, and cover-up” at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS) in an impassioned speech from the House floor.
July 30, 2014 Press Release
More veterans will have access to quality care and problem VA employees will be more easily terminated under legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today. U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) supported the measure, and was particularly pleased that her priorities – enhancing access to local, non-VA providers and removing legal barriers to fire problem employees – were included in the final bill.
July 29, 2014 Press Release
The strongest evidence yet has emerged that patient scheduling manipulation was a “facility-led, standard operating procedure” at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care Administration (CAVHCS), U.S. Representative Martha Roby said today.
July 29, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) and U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) today penned a letter to new Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald alerting him to the many problems troubling the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System and asking him to visit the Montgomery-based facility.
July 25, 2014 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The influx of immigrant children from Central America across the Mexican border has brought an already strained immigration situation to a full blown crisis. But, this problem is not isolated to border states. It could affect Alabama in a major way.
July 24, 2014 Press Release
Representatives Martha Roby and Mike Rogers said today that under no circumstances should children detained at the Mexican border be sent to Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama.
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July 22, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) discussed the major instances of mismanagement, negligence and cover-up being exposed in the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System on WSFA-12 News in Montgomery Monday evening.
July 18, 2014 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
It has been a busy month of July in Washington, D.C., as Congress has been working to finish important legislation. I wanted to update you on a few bills of particular significance that were passed this week:
July 14, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today commented on the latest revelations of negligence, mismanagement and cover-up within the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS).

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In The News

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.

July 30, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby (AL-02) made the following comments today regarding the ongoing debt ceiling debate in Washington: 

July 23, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, recently sat down with Chris Miller, a mobilized Army National Guard lieutenant colonel, receiving care at Walter Reed Army Medical Center following a military sustained injury. Miller, a resident of Enterprise, has been assisting with constituent services and military issues in Roby’s Washington, D.C., office throughout his recovery.

July 20, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

The “Cut, Cap, and Balance Act” passed 234 to 190 in the U. S. House on Tuesday. The legislation would increase the nation's debt ceiling, but first requires congressional approval of a Balanced Budget Amendment. The bill would also cut $111 billion dollars in spending for FY 2012 and would cap spending at 19.9% of GDP.

July 14, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

The act is gaining support, from members of congress including second district Representative Martha Roby who says, local schools should dictate how they spend their money not Washington.

"This is the cry we hear, they need greater control over their education decisions," said Rep. Martha Roby, (R) District 2.

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