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  1. Democrats want closer look at Price's private jet travelRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... records. WASHINGTON (AP) - Congressional Democrats on Wednesday chastised Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, saying he wasted taxpayer money by chartering five private flights last week for official business when other cheaper travel ...

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  2. Democrats want closer look at Price's private jet travelRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Congressional Democrats on Wednesday chastised Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, saying he wasted taxpayer money by chartering five private flights last week for official business when other cheaper travel options were available. "Taxpayer funds are not meant to be used as a jet-setting slush fund," said Rep. Frank Pallone, D-N.J. Pallone said Democrats would seek a "full accounting" of Price's travel from his department's inspector general.

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  3. Spokeswoman Cites 'Demanding Schedule' for Health...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The New York Times

    Tom Price, the health and human services secretary, spent tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars to fly on private jets to attend routine public events instead of taking cheaper commercial airliners because he has an "incredibly demanding schedule," his spokeswoman said Wednesday. Mr. Price, a physician and former Republican congressman from Georgia, chartered five work-related flights last week alone.

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  4. Health-Care Experts Keep Finding New Terrible Things in the Republicans' Shoddy Repeal BillRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    ... is completely open about his corrupt view of politics and expectation of loyalty above all else, and HHS Secretary Tom Price is, uh, not exactly a paragon of ethics . A Republican senator who gets too nosy about, say, the Russia scandal might ...

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  5. Republicans are Sincerely Committed to the Equal Sovereign Dignitude of the StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    The millions of dollars that Minnesota wants to spend to limit rate hikes in the individual health insurance market could cost the state millions more in federal funding for low-income health care. That news came as a nasty shock to the state officials who have waited months for the federal government to sign off on Minnesota's reinsurance plan, and to Gov. Mark Dayton, who fired off a testy letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price on Tuesday.

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  6. Secretary Tom Price is chartering private jets for government travel...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price is taking an unprecedented number if privately chartered flights to conduct official business, taking a substantial financial toll compared to traveling commercially. Politico reported Monday that Price opted for private travel as many as five times last week, including a stop in Philadelphia on a private jet from Virginia's Dulles airport, which is just a 135-mile trip.

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  7. HHS Secretary Tom Price Draws Fire for Reports of...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SFGate

    Donald Trump's Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price has come under fire after Politico reported late Tuesday that the Republican politician has used private jets for government business five times in the last week - including for a 125-mile trip from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. "This is a mind-blowing story, coming as Price & Admin are working feverishly to slash health coverage for millions," CNN commentator David Axelrod tweeted. "A DC to Philly charter flight is one of the most insane expenditures I've ever heard of," MSNBC host Chris Hayes noted.

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  8. Health Secretary Tom Price, Critic of Wasteful Spending, Insists on Flying PrivateRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, who was dogged by accusations of insider trading before his appointment earlier this year, has continued his ethically dubious behavior in his new job. Just last week, the former Georgia congressman chartered five private flights, breaking from the behavior of his predecessors and spending tens of thousands more than commercial flights would have cost, according to Politico .

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  9. Capitol Report: HHS Sec. Price repeatedly took private jets on...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price took private jets on five separate flights last week for official business, in a sharp departure from his predecessors that cost tens of thousands of dollars more than commercial travel, according to Politico . Politico said the flights took the HHS chief to a resort in Maine where he participated in a discussion with a health-care industry CEO, and to community health centers in New Hampshire and Pennsylvania.

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  10. Gov. Dayton: 'Nightmarish' fed process could cost state millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star Tribune

    The millions of dollars that Minnesota wants to spend to limit rate hikes in the individual health insurance market could cost the state millions more in federal funding for low-income health care. That news came as a nasty shock to the state officials who have waited months for the federal government to sign off on the state's reinsurance plan, and to Gov. Mark Dayton, who fired off a testy letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price on Tuesday.

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  11. Christie outlines $200M for opioids while waiting on TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Tribune

    ... usually reserved for a natural disaster such as a hurricane or earthquake. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price appeared to suggest in August that the president was leaning against the recommendation. He argued that the administration could ...

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  12. Christie Outlines $200 Million Plan to Counter Opioid CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    ... usually reserved for a natural disaster such as a hurricane or earthquake. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price appeared to suggest in August that the president was leaning against the recommendation. He argued that the administration could ...

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  13. Christie: Trump committed to opioid emergency declarationRead the original story

    Monday | Washington Times

    ... usually reserved for a natural disaster such as a hurricane or an earthquake. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price seemed to suggest in August that the president was leaning against the recommendation. He argued that the administration ...

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  14. Here's how the Trump administration is moving AHEAD with health...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | NewsTarget.com

    ... health care choices and improve quality," one HHS spokesperson told Politico . The person added that HHS Secretary Tom Price, a physician himself, and the president were dedicated to eliminating rules they deem "burdensome across all spectrums of ...

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  15. Feds still considering Minnesota proposal to lower insurance rates as time running outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... key federal agencies asking them to approve reinsurance "as soon as possible." Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and staff at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are considering Minnesota's request, filed in June. If ...

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  16. Minnesota delegation pushes for 'reinsurance' approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Star Tribune

    ... waiver application as soon as possible," says the letter to Steven Mnuchin, the treasury secretary, and Tom Price, the secretary of health and human services (HHS). Minnesota lawmakers have called for spending $271 million in each of the next two ...

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  17. Medicare Cards Being Remade to Protect SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | NBC New York

    ... and their family members, plus hospitals, doctors, insurance companies, pharmacies and state governments. Rep. Tom Price (R-Georgia) was on the defensive in the Senate hearing to confirm the Health and Human Services secretary Wednesday, after Sen. ...

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  18. CMS Continues Efforts to help with Hurricane Irma Emergency ResponseRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 9 | PressReleasePoint

    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma today announced the efforts that are underway to support Florida in response to Hurricane Irma. This week, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., declared a public health emergency in Florida.

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  19. Trump's Deal-Making With Democrats Poses a DilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | The Washington Monthly

    ... is still staffed by people like Jeff Sessions, Rex Tilerson, Betsy DeVos, Scott Pruitt, Mick Mulvaney, Tom Price, Ben Carson and Rick Perry. These people are wrecking havoc, not only on the federal bureaucracy, but in the policies they enact. That ...

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  20. 'It Really Was All Hands on Deck.' How Federal Health Officials Responded to Hurricane HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | Time

    This Jan. 24, 2017 file photo shows Health and Human Services Secretary-designate, Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga. in Capitol Hill, Washington Among the federal agencies looking to help the city bounce back is the Department of Health and Human Services, which is doing everything from to helping run pop-up hospital units to moving patients from the storm's path.

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