May 1, 2015 Roby in the News
Eight C-130 aircraft will remain with the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base in Montgomery, according to recently released Air Force plans. The Air Force Report on C-130 Force Structure reinforces a temporary November 2012 decision not to move forward with a plan to transfer the aircraft away from unit. After scrutiny from Rep. Roby and other members of Alabama's Congressional Delegation, the Air Force elected not to transfer the existing aircraft as planned, but instead assigned an additional eighth C-130 to the unit.
July 8, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Martha Roby's spokesman commented on an ongoing lawsuit between an army veteran and the VA hospital in Tuskegee, Ala.
July 2, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Martha Roby sent a letter to Sloan Gibson, acting sectary of Veterans Affairs outlining the details of about 15 requests for documents, including employment records, contracts, policies, administrative reports, death investigations and settlement payments from lawsuits relating to medical care at local facilities.
Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery. Roby, an attorney, said she hopes today's ruling indicates more willingness on the part of the court to rein in executive overreach.
June 24, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Martha Roby responds to a recent report showing that a pulmonologist with the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System copied old notes onto new charts for more than 1,200 patients at the Montgomery VA facility.
June 18, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Martha Roby commended military and law enforcement for their arrest of Ahmed Abu Khattala, a suspect in the Sept. 11, 2012 attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Libya.
June 12, 2014 Roby in the News
In response to the Central Alabama Veteran Health Care System scandal, Rep. Martha Roby is sending her Chief of Staff, Stephen Boyd, and Military Legislative Counsel, Mac Tolar, to Montgomery to meet with veterans and employees.
June 11, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Martha Roby said she was misled over the fate of Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System employees caught up in a scheduling scandal and in fact no workers involved in the situation have been terminated.
May 27, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Roby may nominate eligible students for consideration for appointment to the prestigious United States Air Force, Naval, Military and Merchant Marine Academies.
May 24, 2014 Roby in the News
Rep. Martha Roby is calling on the president to fire embattled Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki in the wake of controversies over patient care.