Roby says Senate inaction has frustrated her too

October 26, 2017

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

In 2016, the Republican Party had overwhelming control of the U.S. House of Representatives and a Republican majority in the U.S. Senate. President Barack Obama, however, was able to thwart the Republican Congress. On Nov. 4, 2016, the voters shocked Democrats and their mainstream media allies by electing billionaire businessman and reality TV star, Donald Trump, a Republican, to succeed Barack Obama.

Republicans across the country expected to see a unified Republican-controlled government that would repeal Obamacare, cut taxes, grow the military, downsize the federal government, build a border wall, enforce America’s immigration laws and take in fewer Muslim refugees.

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Working Together to Solve Problems

July 11, 2016
Bradley Byrne

By Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1)

Is it really as bad as it seems? That is a question I get all the time. People want to know if the partisanship and gridlock in Washington is actually like what they see on television.

The short answer is no. The reality is Republicans and Democrats often work together on bipartisan legislation to address serious issues, but it just doesn’t always make the front page of the newspaper or the evening news because it isn’t “exciting” enough.
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Roby Unveils Ambitious Agenda For House In July

July 9, 2013

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Congresswoman Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery emailed constituents with what she believes will be the goals for the U.S. House of Representatives in July.

Representative Roby wrote,

“From our continued investigation of the IRS scandal to pushing for an overhaul of our nation’s education system, the month of July will be an important time in Washington. The House will work diligently to stop an over-intrusive government from standing in the way of job creation.”
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