Congresswoman Martha Roby

Representing the 2nd District of Alabama

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January 11, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
2018 brought many accomplishments that we should absolutely celebrate, but last year also included a devastating statistic that we cannot ignore: In the United States, more than 8,500 human trafficking cases were reported to the National Human Trafficking Hotline (NHTH) in the last 12 months alone.
January 10, 2019 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today spoke on the House floor to underscore the severity of the situation at the southern border.
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January 4, 2019 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
2018 was a fantastic year in many ways for our district, state, and country.
January 3, 2019 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today was sworn-in to her fifth term serving Alabama’s Second District in the U.S. House of Representatives.
December 21, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
From my family to yours, Merry Christmas! We have so much to be thankful for, and I am thankful to serve you in Congress.
December 14, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
I was proud to support it on behalf of our Second District farmers.
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December 12, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today applauded House passage of the conference report to accompany H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, commonly known as the farm bill.
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December 7, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
On November 30, 2018, President George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st President of the United States, passed on from this life surrounded by some of the people he loved most in this world. He was a great leader and a truly good man, and our country will be forever shaped by his legacy.
November 30, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
With my seat on the House Appropriations Committee, I’m in a strong position to ensure that many of our Alabama priorities are properly funded from year to year. Border security is one of those priorities, and I am eager to get this important work done.
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November 16, 2018 Representative Roby's Weekly Column
While we have a lot to be thankful for in our state and country right now, there are also people in our district and throughout the Southeast who are in the midst of a very challenging recovery period in the wake of Hurricane Michael.
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In The News

May 20, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

An Alabama lawmaker is joining the chorus of those calling for an overhaul of the nation's system that provides healthcare for millions of U.S. veterans.

Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery, said ongoing scandals at the Department of Veterans Affairs are a "national outrage."

May 19, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

A trio of Alabama Republicans have signed on to a bill that would make it easier for the secretary of Veterans Affairs to fire or demote senior executives.

May 15, 2014 Representative Roby In The News

A bipartisan, all-female congressional delegation spent last weekend celebrating Mother’s Day with the troops in Afghanistan, and the lawmakers have been posting pictures on Facebook and Flickr over the past couple of days.

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.

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