Articles Tagged 'Tom Price'
Trump nominating Azar as next HHS secretary READ MORE
Kelly to oversee most Cabinet travel after Price resigns
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly has been given the authority to sign off on most Cabinet members’ travel on government–owned, rented, leased or… READ MORE
Georgia: New Poll Finds Close Race in GOP Senate Primary
Georgia Republican Reps. Paul Broun, Phil Gingrey and Tom Price lead the field of potential contenders for the GOP nomination in the open Senate race.
In a new survey conducted by Harper Polling, a GOP firm, 19 percent of Republicans polled said Broun would be their pick for the nominee to replace retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss, 18 percent picked Gingrey… READ MORE
Ethics office refers 3 cases to House
By JAKE SHERMAN, Politico
The Office of Congressional Ethics has asked the House ethics committee to investigate Reps. Tom Price (R-Ga.), John Campbell (R-Calif.) and Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.) in relation to fundraising events with financial services firms that coincided with the congressional debate over financial reform.
All three say they have done nothing wrong, and two questioned the reason for… READ MORE
The Obama-Pelosi Lame Duck Strategy
By John Fund, The Wall Street Journal
Democratic House members are so worried about the fall elections they’re leaving Washington on July 30, a full week earlier than normalâ€”and they won’t return until mid-September. Members gulped when National Journal’s Charlie Cook, the Beltway’s leading political handicapper, predicted last month “the House is gone,” meaning a GOP takeover. He thinks Democrats… READ MORE
GOP fingers culprit in Pa. election
By SHIRA TOEPLITZ & CHARLES MAHTESIAN, Politico
In the wake of Tuesdayâ€™s Pennsylvania special election loss, disappointed House Republican leaders have engaged in a round of soul-searching to determine the causes behind the defeat and put an end to what they view as a potentially damaging campaign narrative.
Acknowledging the widespread frustration over the decisive 53 percent to 45 percent