Price’s War on Mental Illness
The abysmal failure of the U.S. mental-health system to serve the seriously ill is apparent to everyone except those who work in it. As I documented in Insane Consequences: How the Mental Health Industry Fails the Mentally Ill, in …
A Ray of Hope for Mental Health
Yes, President Trump is shaking up Washington, but some things definitely need to be shaken up. Exhibit A is the nation’s mental-health services — or lack of same. As if we needed another reminder, when a man with a …
Ads Hit Dems’ Price Gouging, DeVos Smearing
The conservative 501(c)(4) advocacy group 45Committee has unleashed two ads, backed by seven figures, to counterattack Senate Democrat efforts to thwart the confirmations of Trump nominees Representative Tom Price (HHS) and Betsy DeVos (described by a National Review editorial as …
NPR Editor: Tom Price Doesn’t Want to Cure Cancer
The senior business editor for NPR decided this morning that Congressman Tom Price’s failure to clap during President Obama’s announcement of a renewed “war on cancer” means that Price is, in fact, a fan of cancer.
Krauthammer’s Take: Trump Picking Tom Price Shows ‘He Wants to Get Stuff Done’
Charles Krauthammer found a great deal to like in Donald Trump’s selection of Tom Price for Health and Human Services secretary, and he said that they will have a strategy to fight Obamacare:
It tells me that Trump wants …
America, the Republicans Warned You About Obamacare
Representative Tom Price (R., Ga.), giving the Republican response to the president’s weekly address, back in August 2009:
As someone who’s taken care of patients, I’d like to take a moment to clear up a couple of the president’s worst offenses. …
Chambliss Not Running for Reelection
Senator Saxby Chambliss, Republican of Georgia, says he will not run for reelection.
Representatives Tom Price and Paul Broun had both discussed challenging Chambliss in the primary.
While we’ll have to see who each party nominates, the state has …
Paul Ryan: GOP Bill Will Resemble Tom Price’s Empowering Patients First Act
Yesterday, our pal Ellen Carmichael interviewed Speaker Paul Ryan for the Opportunity Lives podcast at Ricochet. Listen up: He told OppLives that the Republican replacement to Obamacare will largely resemble the comprehensive Empowering Patients First …
Senate Dems Astonished GOP Colleagues Don’t Respect Hissy Fit
NR’s editors, yesterday:
Knowing that they cannot sink his nomination, and having no extraordinary reasons to oppose him, Senate Democrats have decided to boycott Tom Price’s Finance Committee confirmation vote — the senatorial equivalent of throwing a temper-tantrum. This …
Be Skeptical of the Conflict-of-Interest Charges Being Thrown at Tom Price
With Obamacare in the balance, Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer has not been coy about his plans to make confirmation difficult for Georgia congressman Tom Price, Donald Trump’s nominee to head the Department of Health and Human Services. Now, …
Tom Price, the Specialist Our Ailing Health-Care System Needs
Tom Price, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, should be quickly confirmed for the post. However, Senate Democrats are desperately trying to throw a wrench in the gears of his confirmation …
Rep. Tom Price on the Price of Budgetary Inaction
Representative Tom Price joins us to talk about the GOP alternative to Obamacare, how the House Republicans’ budget priorities differ from that of the administration, and whether he’s thinking of any other#…#higher positions of leadership in the GOP House.
The Early Outlines of Georgia’s 2014 Senate Race
According to Viral Read, Representative Paul Broun is in for Georgia’s 2014 Senate race.
Tonight was a night of surprises for anyone who attended the Georgia C.H.A.R.G.E. (Citizens Helping America Restore Government Ethics) meeting in Gwinnett …