Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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February 23, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
During the most recent district work period, I had the opportunity to participate in two pro-life roundtable events with faith-based nonprofit groups in Montgomery and Dothan.
February 16, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
As you may know, NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville is very important to our state’s economy.
February 15, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) yesterday met with President Trump and congressional leaders in the Oval Office for the bill signing of H.R. 4708, the DHS Blue Campaign Authorization Act, and S. 534, the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act.
February 9, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I’ve signed onto my colleague Representative Bob Goodlatte’s (R-VA) bill, the Securing America’s Future Act, because I believe it represents what would be the best case scenario for our country.
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February 2, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Each year, the State of the Union address provides an important opportunity for the President to speak directly to Congress and the American people and offer an update on his priorities and plans to accomplish them.
January 31, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today released a statement in response to President Trump’s State of the Union address.
January 26, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I am so glad that the gridlock in Washington didn’t impact my plans to visit with so many people. I cannot emphasize enough how important it is for me to hear directly from you.
January 18, 2018 Press Release
In Case You Missed It: On Wednesday evening, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) joined her fellow House Republicans at a press conference to shed light on the games congressional Democrats are playing with funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
January 16, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today announced that Emily Taylor-Johnson has been promoted to Communications Director in her Washington, D.C. office.
January 12, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
There is a lot of exciting news happening on the economic front both nationally and locally.

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In The News

April 15, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Two Alabama lawmakers are among those calling on the Labor Department to exempt some operations on military bases, including fast food operators, from recent changes to minimum wage regulations.

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.

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