Tuesday, November 29, 2016 – (Omaha, NE) The following is a statement by Congressman-Elect Don Bacon regarding President-Elect Donald J. Trump’s intention to nominate Congressman Tom Price. Representative Price is a physician and the U.S. Representative for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, as Secretary of U.S. Health and Human Services.
“A practiced physician, Rep. Tom Price has the skills and experience that will enable him to lead as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. He has the clear vision that is needed as we prepare to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Rep. Price has worked tirelessly since 2009 to find and implement new healthcare reforms that will provide better access and rates for patients. Congratulations to Rep. Tom Price and his family, he is the best choice for fixing our healthcare system,” said Congressman-elect Bacon.
Congressman Price campaigned for Bacon in Omaha in October 2016.