Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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June 7, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today questioned Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta about the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) aggressive tactics to enforce workplace safety rules.
June 5, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today applauded action taken by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to modernize its electronic patient record system in order to improve and streamline health care for veterans.
June 2, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Our country took a collective pause on Memorial Day to honor the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
June 1, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today announced her 2017 appointments to the United States service academies.
May 26, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
It’s official – there will be no more attempts by the U.S. Department of Education to coerce states into adopting its preferred policies, standards, and curriculum, including Common Core.
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May 25, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) reacted to a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) report revealing that the State of Alabama saw the nation’s highest premium increase since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare.
May 23, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in support of her bill to combat the sexual exploitation of children in the United States and abroad.
May 23, 2017 Press Release
“The release of President Trump’s budget blueprint to Congress marks an important step in funding our federal government through the appropriations process."
May 17, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today joined a group of national leaders and lawmakers, including Ivanka Trump, at the White House for a listening session on human trafficking.
May 17, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.), a member of the House Judiciary Committee, today released a statement on House passage of three bills honoring our nation's law enforcement.

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In The News

March 24, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Maj. Gen. Kevin W. Mangum relinquished command of the United States Army Aviation Center of Excellence and Fort Rucker to newcomer Brig. Gen. Michael D. Lundy in a change of command ceremony attended by hundreds of family members, soldiers and supporters at Howze Field March 20.

March 24, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

US Rep. Martha Roby, R-AL02, has vowed to get to the bottom of allegations that union officials are accompanying federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) inspectors during visits to non-unionized businesses.

March 20, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

During a Change of Command and Change of Responsibility Ceremony at Fort Rucker on Thursday, BG Michael Lundy accepted the position of Commanding General of the United States Army Aviation Center of Excellence. Major General Kevin Mangum spent the past two years in this role.

Command Sergeant Major Eric Thom is taking over for Aviation Branch CSM James Thomson Jr.

March 20, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Fort Rucker welcomed its new commanding general, Brig. Gen. Michael Lundy, and said goodbye to Maj. Gen. Kevin Mangum during a change of command ceremony on post Thursday morning.

“Tighten your chin strap, brother,” Mangum told Lundy, with a laugh. “You’ll do great.”

March 19, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Second District Congresswoman Martha Roby spoke at the Coffee County Republican Women's Club meeting in Enterprise, today.

Recently, Representative Roby was appointed to the house appropriations committee.

It'll give the second-term congresswoman a voice on nearly all federal spending measures.

March 18, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Representative Martha Roby speaks about civics at Samson High School.

Here what she had to say, coming up n News 4 this evening and WRGX News at 5:30.

To watch the report on the station's website, click here.

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March 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Rep. Martha Roby, R-AL02, today called on Senate Democrats to abandon what she described as a “misguided” plan to divert defense spending to fund aid to Ukraine and reform the United States’ relationship with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

March 14, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery announced on Wednesday, March 12, that she is supporting the ENFORCE Act, which would permit either the House or Senate to bring judicial action against the Executive Branch for failure to faithfully execute the laws of the United States.

March 12, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Farmers follow strict guidelines to store their fuel.

Alabama Congresswoman Martha Roby has co-sponsored a bill to ease those regulations.

"If I'm trying to meet regulations, i can not be in the field on my farm raising a crop to provide income for my family and to feed the world, " says local farmer, Thomas Adams.

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March 11, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

Military forces of the Russian Federation have occupied the Crimea, a Republic in the Ukraine.  Russia has announced that the Crimea will be voting soon on secession from the Ukraine presumably to be incorporated into Russia.  All of this is in defiance of post-Cold War treaties, at least one of which guarantees Ukraine’s borders with American force.

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