Press Releases

Dec 23, 2011

Roby's Statement on Extension of Payroll Tax Holiday

Rep. Martha Roby issued the following statement after the Senate announced it will join the House in appointing conferees to the Conference Committee to begin negotiating language to extend the payroll tax holiday for an entire year.

Dec 21, 2011

Roby: Extend Payroll Tax Holiday for Full Year

Issues: Job Creation

Rep. Martha Roby made the following comments today regarding ongoing congressional negotiations to extend the payroll tax holiday:

Dec 20, 2011

Roby: Rewriting Tax Policy Every Two Months is "Not a Good Way to Run a Railroad"

Issues: Job Creation

Rep. Martha Roby made the following comments today regarding ongoing congressional negotiations over legislation to extend the payroll tax holiday, reform unemployment insurance, force a decision on the Keystone Pipeline, and..

Dec 15, 2011

Harmful Amendment Stripped from FY2012 Defense Authorization

Upon passage of the defense authorization bill, U.S. Representative Martha Roby announced a win for a local military installation after language negatively impacting Maxwell Air Force Base and the Gunter Annex was successfully stripped from the final bill.

Dec 15, 2011

Final Defense Bill Doesn't Impact Constitutional Rights

U.S. Representative Martha Roby made the following comments today regarding House passage of the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012:

Dec 12, 2011

Roby Calling on House Colleagues to Pass a Balanced Budget Amendment

Roby Calling on House Colleagues to Pass a Balanced Budget Amendment

Dec 9, 2011

Roby Comments on Ongoing Debt Limit Debate

Most Americans believe that any increase in the debt limit should be accompanied by significant reductions in federal spending. I share that view.

Dec 8, 2011

Dover Disposal of Remains is a "Breach of Trust"

In separate letters today, Rep. Martha Roby called on Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley to personally oversee a review of burial records at Dover Air Force Base.....

Dec 7, 2011

Roby: REINS Act a Significant Step toward Accountability, Job Creation

Issues: Job Creation

Representative Martha Roby made the following comments regarding House passage of the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act, a bill to require Congressional approval of major regulations proposed by the

Dec 1, 2011

Roby Supports Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act

U.S. Representative Martha Roby voted in favor of the Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act, H.R. 3094, to rein in the job-killing activism of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).

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