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June 8, 2014 Press Release
The Montgomery Advertiser is reporting that a federal audit to be released Monday will show CAVHCS as one of 84 VA facilities nationwide being investigated for “unethical scheduling practices.”
June 3, 2014 Press Release
The Obama Administration's decision to release five “mid- to high-level officials from the Taliban regime” in exchange for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl endangers deployed military personnel and threatens national security, Rep Martha Roby said
May 30, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s announcement that Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Eric Shinseki has resigned.
May 30, 2014 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Over Mother’s Day weekend, I once again had the opportunity to travel to Afghanistan to meet with our service members and get a status check directly from Afghan and U.S. military officials. This marked the fourth straight year I visited Afghanistan around Mother’s Day, and the third time I have led the bi-partisan women’s Congressional Delegation.
May 27, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today announced her 2014 military academy appointments.
May 27, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Roby may nominate eligible students for consideration for appointment to the prestigious United States Air Force, Naval, Military and Merchant Marine Academies.
May 24, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Martha Roby is calling on the president to fire embattled Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki in the wake of controversies over patient care.
May 23, 2014 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Memorial Day is a time to remember and honor the brave Americans who sacrificed their lives in defense of this great nation. A special day set aside for all of us to stop and acknowledge those who paid the ultimate price for the freedoms we enjoy.
May 22, 2014 Press Release
President Obama should fire Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and make it clear mismanagement of our veterans healthcare system truly won't be tolerated, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) said today.
May 22, 2014 Roby in the News
The Veterans Affairs hospital in Montgomery was recently investigated by federal officials, part of a system-wide audit following allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths in the VA system nationwide.

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In The News

March 31, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

A group of about a dozen House Republican freshmen gathered outside the Capitol on an overcast Wednesday morning to deliver a letter to Senate Democratic leaders urging them to pass a measure to fund the federal government, the latest volley in the ongoing budget battle on Capitol Hill.

March 31, 2011 Representative Roby In The News

Freshmen House members are taking a hard line against Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in the politics of passing a temporary spending bill—with one freshman vowing not to settle for a “split the baby strategy” on spending cuts.

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

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 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 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

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.

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