Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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July 27, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today filed H.J. Res. 114, legislation to amend the U.S. Constitution that, if passed and ratified, would require Congress to annually pass a balanced budget. Roby has introduced similar legislation each Congress since being elected.
July 21, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
North Korea’s successful test launch of an Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) is a clear sign of escalated hostilities and confirmation that this nation and its dictator pose a direct threat to the United States.
July 19, 2017 Press Release
“Obamacare is crumbling all around us and we have to keep our promise to the American people to repeal this law and replace it with policy that makes sense.”
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July 14, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I am unapologetically pro-life, and I believe it is Congress’ enduring responsibility to do all we can to protect those who cannot protect themselves.
July 7, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Career tech programs connect today’s students with tomorrow’s careers by equipping them with the skills, knowledge, and experience they need to be competitive in the workforce.
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June 29, 2017 Press Release
“The men and women of our Armed Forces must be equipped with everything they need when we send them into harm’s way,” Roby said.
June 29, 2017 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives today took action to keep Americans safe by passing legislation designed to combat violent crime by illegal immigrants and crack down on dangerous sanctuary policies.
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June 27, 2017 Press Release
Congress is working with the Trump Administration to crack down on sanctuary cities and keep Americans safe, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) said Tuesday.
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June 23, 2017 Press Release
President Donald Trump today signed into law the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017, historic VA reform legislation.
June 23, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I was honored to be on hand at the White House as President Trump signed the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act into law.

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In The News

April 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) will visit Andalusia tomorrow as part of a “District Work Week.”

Rep. Roby will speak at a lunch meeting of the Andalusia Rotary Club at noon. Rep. Roby will discuss ongoing efforts to keep federal agencies accountable, as well as work to enhance career and technical education (CTE) for students preparing for the workforce.

April 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Seven seconds may not seem like a long time to some, but for a military pilot who has just lost sight of his control tower, it’s all the time he needs for something to go terribly wrong.

April 10, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Are unions trying to invade the South?

That was the hotly-debated question on Greta Van Susteren’s Fox News program on Thursday night.

April 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

A bill that would increase funding for veterans programs and military infrastructure by $1.5 billion was approved by the House Appropriations Committee Wednesday, said a news release from U.S. Rep. Martha Roby (R-Montgomery).

The bill would appropriate $71.5 billion for fiscal year 2015.

April 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

A bill funding veterans affairs and military construction projects passed the House Appropriations Committee today, setting up a full vote on the measure which includes a variety of healthcare and infrastructure initiatives.

April 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

On Wednesday’s “On the Record” on the Fox News Channel, Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) laid out an argument that this administration is using the inspection powers of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to target non-union plants in South at far more disproportionate rate than anywhere else in the country.

April 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama representative Martha Roby, a Republican from Montgomery, is concerned that the U.S. Department of Labor is targeting Southern vehicle and auto-parts manufacturers because of their failure to unionize.

April 6, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Labor Secretary Thomas Perez should apologize for questioning the safety of the Hyundai auto plant in Montgomery, U.S. Rep. Martha Roby said.

The Montgomery Republican said Perez wrongly suggested the plant was unsafe for workers during testimony Wednesday about the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the federal agency responsible for workplace safety.

April 6, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

The crowd gathered in a hangar Saturday morning at Dannelly Field fell quiet as spouses prepared to bid goodbye to their loved ones in uniform during a deployment ceremony for Montgomery’s 187th Fighter Wing.

April 5, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

The 187th Fighter Wing of the Alabama Air National Guard is headed to Afghanistan.

A deployment ceremony was held this morning for the unit, which flies F-16s.

Col. Samuel Black, the wing commander, said it will be the unit’s first combat deployment since going to Iraq in 2009.

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