Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

Media

Latest News

June 29, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today congratulated Montgomery native Noah McNelley for completing an internship this summer in her Washington, D.C., office.
Issues:
June 29, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The bottom line is that the Fiscal Year 2019 Defense funding bill continues our efforts to rebuild our military after several years of harmful cuts and hollowing out. Now, we are making sure the military has the tools and resources it needs to rebuild.
June 27, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL), a member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, today spoke on the House floor and urged her colleagues to support H.R. 6157, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, which is scheduled for a vote in the House tonight.
June 21, 2018 Press Release
This farm bill addresses many of the challenges farmers face daily, and that’s why I was proud to cast my vote in favor of the legislation today.
Issues:
June 20, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL), Co-Chair of the Army Aviation Caucus, along with the support of the entire Alabama House delegation as cosponsors, this week introduced H. Res. 947, legislation to designate July 9th as Warrant Officer Day.
June 19, 2018 Press Release
Each year, the players honor real women who are battling cancer. This year, Representative Roby will be playing for Courtney Pruitt, a Montgomery native and recent Alabama Christian Academy graduate who is currently undergoing intense treatment to fight leukemia.
June 15, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I’m sure most of us know someone whose life has been affected by opioid abuse. Whether it’s prescription pain relievers or synthetic opioids like fentanyl, the crisis has only gotten worse.
Issues:
June 8, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I support the use of the commonsense rescission tool to identify and weed out at least a portion of government waste.
June 8, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today congratulated Montgomery natives Agnes Armstrong and Ford Cleveland for completing internships this summer in her Washington, D.C. office.
Issues:
June 1, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I had the privilege of visiting Opp in Covington County one morning, and while I was in town, I stopped by the Lurleen B. Wallace Community College (LBWCC) MacArthur Campus for a tour and an update from leadership, faculty, and staff.
Issues:

Pages

In The News

May 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Rep. Martha Roby, herself a mother of two, celebrated the recent Mother's Day holiday thousands of miles away from home.

May 12, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Congresswomen Martha Roby, R-Montgomery and Terri Sewell, D-Birmingham, both shattered a glass ceiling in Alabama when they were elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010.

In winning, Roby and Sewell became the first women from Alabama to be elected to Congress in regular elections and essentially in their own name.

May 11, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Democrats are still weighing whether to participate in the select committee on Benghazi, but House Speaker John A.

May 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, has been named to a committee that will examine the Benghazi attack of two years ago.

House Speaker John Boehner named Roby to the House Select Committee on the Events Surrounding the 2012 Terrorist Attack in Benghazi.

May 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

House Speaker John Boehner's selection of seven Republicans on a select committee to investigate the Benghazi attacks that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other diplomatic staff members in September 2012 reveals a mix of male and female lawmakers who bring a variety of experience and political power to the table.

May 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

While House Democrats are still mulling over whether or not to boycott the newly formed House select committee to investigate the Benghazi attacks, Republicans have chosen their members who will serve on the panel.

May 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is stacking the House select committee on Benghazi with lawyers as he looks to demonstrate that the panel will be a serious investigation and not a partisan exercise.

May 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Rep. Martha Roby was appointed Friday to a select committee that will investigate the 2012 attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.

May 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Rep. Martha Roby, R-AL02, announced Friday that she will undertake the “significant and solemn responsibility” of serving on a special House committee created to investigate the full scope of the September 11, 2012, terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya.

May 9, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Alabama Rep. Martha Roby will serve on the special House committee created to investigate the 2012 attacks on the consulate in Libya that left four Americans dead.

Roby, R-Montgomery, is one of seven Republicans named to the 12-member committee. Democrats, who have protested the committee's makeup, have not announced if they will participate in the proceedings.

Pages