In the weeks leading up to the Inauguration, Rep. Tom Price of Georgia, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), faced his U.S. Senate confirmation hearing. If confirmed, Dr. Price will play a significant role in the Trump administration as Congress considers the future of the Affordable Care Act.
The District Policy Group Senior Advisor Phil Gingrey has known Dr. Price for more than 25 years, which spans their time as medical practitioners in Georgia and service together in both the Georgia State Senate and in the U.S. House of Representatives. In a column for The Hill, Phil, who represented Georgia’s 11th congressional district from 2003 to 2015, discusses Dr. Price’s strong qualifications to be HHS Secretary. Click here to read the Hill column.