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Martha Roby's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Martha D. Roby
Office: U.S. House (AL) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Riley; 2 Children: Margaret, George
Birth Date: 07/26/1976
Birth Place: Montgomery, AL
Home City: Montgomery, AL
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Military
June 20, 2014 Passage of Defense Appropriations Bill Positive for Alabama
April 30, 2014 Roby Highlights Benefits of Veterans Funding Bill
April 14, 2014 Montgomery Advertiser - Maxwell's towering Need: Control Tower Set for Upgrade
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
Feb. 11, 2014 House Votes to Restore Military Retiree Pension Benefits
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Defense Furloughs
Oct. 3, 2013 Frustration Over the Stalemate
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
Sept. 26, 2013 Roby will Forgo Congressional Pay if Government Shutdown Affects Military Pay
Aug. 22, 2013 Roby Discusses Defense Spending, National Debt
April 23, 2013 Making Life Work for American Families
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Feb. 26, 2013 Roby Chairs First HASC Oversight & Investigations Hearing as Chair
Feb. 22, 2013 Montgomery Advertiser - Under the Ax: Roby Speaks at Maxwell AFB About Looming Budget Cuts
Feb. 22, 2013 Enterprise Ledger - Roby: Sequester Would Have Major Impact on Military
Feb. 22, 2013 AL.com - Rep. Martha Roby Says President's Sequestration Plan is Just Another Tax Increase
Feb. 21, 2013 AL.com - U.S. Rep. Martha Roby concerned about possible impact of sequester on Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base
Feb. 16, 2013 AL.com - Rep. Martha Roby Delivering Message to Obama in Today's GOP Radio Address
Feb. 13, 2013 Alabama Political Reporter - Roby Says that there are Smarter Ways to Reduce Government Spending than Sequestration
Feb. 13, 2013 Roby: "Mr. President, the Sequester was Your Idea"
Feb. 13, 2013 WSFA - Rep. Roby: "Mr. President, the sequester was your idea"
Feb. 12, 2013 WTVY - Alabama Republican Representative Martha Roby Responds to State of the Union
Feb. 12, 2013 Roby: President Obama "Not Serious" About Solving Nation's Debt Problem
Feb. 8, 2013 WTVY - Roby: Leadership, Action Needed to Avoid "Sequestration" Military Cuts
Feb. 8, 2013 Roby: Leadership, Action Needed to Avoid "Sequestration" Military Cuts
Nov. 17, 2012 Montgomery Advertiser - Teamwork, Toughness Key to Fixing Problems
Aug. 8, 2012 The Greenville Advocate - Roby: Defense Cuts Unacceptable
July 19, 2012 Sequestration
July 18, 2012 Roby, House Members Call for Transparency in Sequestration Process
June 29, 2012 Roby Announces "Mac" Tolar as Military Legislative Counsel
June 26, 2012 The Hill - Time to Act is Now on Defense Cuts
May 17, 2012 Budget cut pain: Alabama lawmakers confront Air Force on plans to remove C-130 transports
May 1, 2012 Enterprise Ledger - Roby Mindful of Military Funding
March 28, 2012 The Greenville Advocate - Health Care Law Could Have Disastrous Effects
Dec. 9, 2011 Roby Column - December 9, 2011
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to Buck McKeon, Chair, House Committee on Armed Services
Oct. 13, 2011 Roby Fights against Potential Defense Cuts
Sept. 19, 2011 Recognizing Military Families
Sept. 15, 2011 Holding Our Military Families Fiscally Hostage
April 8, 2011 Roby To Forgo Congressional Pay if Troops Go Without During Shutdown
June 25, 2014 Issue Position: Defense and National Security
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