Press Releases

Jun 24, 2016

Roby Encourages Graduates at Judson Commencement

Issues: Education

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala) today delivered the commencement address to the Judson College Class of 2016, encouraging the young women graduates to explore unexpected opportunities and to be assertive in charting their path in life.

Jun 23, 2016

House Passes Final Zika, Military, Veterans Funding Bill

The House today gave its final approval to legislation funding veterans services, military construction and the nation’s emergency response to the Zika virus.

Jun 23, 2016

Roby Statement on Supreme Court’s Immigration Ruling

Issues: Immigration

U.S. Representative Martha Roby today responded to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision upholding a lower court’s ruling blocking President Obama’s executive orders attempting to grant de-facto amnesty to illegal immigrants.

May 23, 2016

Roby Reacts to VA Secretary's "Disney" Comments

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) today reacted to “absurd" comments by Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald downplaying wait time problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals and questioning the need to make such information public.

May 13, 2016

Roby Responds to Obama Administration's Transgender School Edict

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today responded to the release of a joint directive from the U.S. Justice Department and the U.S Department of Education telling every public school district in the country to allow students to use bathrooms and locker rooms corresponding to their “gender identity” rather than their biological sex.

Apr 13, 2016

Military, Veterans Funding Bill Advances

The House Appropriations Committee today approved the Fiscal Year 2017 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill, advancing the annual legislation funding veterans services and military installations for consideration by the full House.

Feb 9, 2016

House Passes Roby's VA Medical Center Recovery Act

U.S. Representative Martha Roby’s (R-Ala.) bill to streamline improvements at severely failing VA medical centers and publish key health metrics passed the House Tuesday.

Jan 21, 2016

Roby Leads Effort to Build Veterans Community Health Network

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today gathered leaders from Alabama’s hospital community and officials from the Veterans Health Administration to take the first steps toward building a network of community health care providers to improve services offered to Alabama veterans.

Jan 13, 2016

House Takes “Long-Awaited Action” to Block EPA Overreach

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today applauded the passage of a Joint Resolution with the U.S. Senate to end the Environmental Protection Agency’s overreach under the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule.

Jan 12, 2016

Roby Statement on State of the Union Address

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) tonight responded to President Obama’s final State of the Union address saying the president’s “lofty” rhetoric lacked substantive solutions.