Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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August 29, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today congratulated Porter Kennedy, a junior finance major at Auburn University, for completing an internship this summer in her Washington, D.C. office.
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August 29, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today congratulated Caroline Franklin, Ben Silverman, and Greg Silverman, all students at the University of Alabama, for completing internships this summer in her Washington, D.C. office.
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August 29, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today congratulated Montgomery natives Ashtyne Cole Traylor, Caroline Franklin, Parker Reynolds, and Porter Kennedy for completing internships this summer in her Washington, D.C. office.
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August 25, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I am eager to get students at Prattville and all throughout our state involved in the Congressional App Challenge.
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August 18, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
The Congressional calendar offers time in August for representatives and senators to spend more time home in our states and districts visiting with those we represent.
August 11, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
A lot can change from week to week, so I wanted to share an update on the situation with North Korea. Tensions have escalated further since my recent column outlining the challenges this threat poses.
July 28, 2017 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
Our House appropriations package that passed on Thursday restores critical funding for the military, and I am especially pleased it includes a much deserved pay raise for all military personnel.
July 28, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today expressed her strong disappointment with the Senate’s failure to pass an Obamacare repeal bill, saying Senate Republicans should keep working to reach an agreement.
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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.

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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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