Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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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.
January 29, 2014 Press Release
Following passage of a new, five-year Farm Bill in the House of Representatives, agriculture leaders and local farmers from Alabama’s Second Congressional District praised the bill and the work of Representative Martha Roby (R-AL).
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January 29, 2014 Press Release
Representative Martha Roby today applauded House passage of a new Farm Bill, highlighting the significant victories for Alabama-specific agricultural products and the inclusion of long-needed reforms to federal programs that rein in spending.
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January 29, 2014 Roby in the News
The powerful House Appropriations Committee announced Wednesday that it has re-allocated membership in its subcommittees, bringing new faces and new priorities to crucial panels such as the one overseeing defense spending.
January 29, 2014 Roby in the News
After two years of partisan deadlock, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a comprehensive farm bill today that includes a basket full of programs, including funding for food stamps, foreign aid and subsidies for American farmers.
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January 29, 2014 Roby in the News
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery responded to President Barack H. Obama's (D) State of the Union address, saying that the President's lofty, campaign-style rhetoric doesn't match reality.

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January 21, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswoman Martha Roby took the oath of office last week as a member of the 112th Congress with big plans to help her district and nation. She is only the second woman in Alabama to be elected to a national office that wasn’t once held by her husband.

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January 9, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

The shooting rampage in Arizona that left more than a dozen people dead or wounded isn’t causing local U.S. Rep. Martha Roby to run and hide.

“While this crime in Arizona is very tragic, Martha follows the recommended safety procedures of the Capitol Police,” said Brecke Popelka, a spokesman in Roby’s Washington office.

January 8, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Recently elected Congresswoman and former Montgomery City Council member Martha Roby was sworn as a member of the 112th Congress on Wednesday, according to the Montgomery Advertiser today.

Roby's family watched at the ceremony as she was sworn in using the family Bible given as a gift from her grandmother to her parents on their wedding day, says the report. 

January 6, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

The history-making political and demographic makeup of Alabama's congressional delegation was on full display Wednesday on the floor of the U.S. House when six Republicans and one Democrat -- two of them women -- took the oath of office for the 112th Congress.

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