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  1. Georgia Lawmaker Thinks People With HIV Should Be QuarantinedRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | NewsOne

    Disregarding a long history of stigmatization and ignorance about HIV education, the proposal was made by Georgia Republican state Representative Betty Price , who cited what she "guessed" were high government costs for medical services and care. Surveilling the sexual partners and tracking the contacts of people living with HIV were also suggestions from Price, whose husband Tom Price is also the Trump administration's former Health and Human Services Secretary.

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  2. Elton John Slams Rep. Price Over HIV CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | News Max

    Singer Elton John on Monday called Georgia Rep. Betty Price's comments about HIV patients, "horrific, discriminatory, and astonishingly ill-informed," according to a report in Politico. Price, the wife of former U.S. Health Secretary Tom Price, last week asked a state health official whether people with HIV could legally be quarantined.

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  3. Georgia lawmaker Betty Price says her statement was "provocative." Elton John called it "horrific."Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | POZ

    At a committee meeting about barriers to accessing health care, Georgia state lawmaker Betty Price brought up the idea of a quarantine for people with HIV as a way to stop the spread of the virus, Stat News reports . Price is a former anesthesiologist and the wife of Tom Price, who recently resigned as President Trump's secretary of Health and Human Services.

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  4. Elton John Blasts GOP Lawmaker Over HIV - Quarantine' CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | SFGate

    ... pose no public threat." Price, an anesthesiologist and wife of recently fired Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, made the remarks during a public hearing last week at the Georgia House of Representatives when asking about ways to prevent ...

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  5. Georgia Rep. Price Says HIV Comments Taken out of ContextRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | News Max

    Georgia Rep. Betty Price says her comments on people with HIV that ignited a national firestorm were "taken completely out of context." Price, the wife of former U.S. Health Secretary Tom Price, was in a legislative committee meeting Tuesday when she asked a state health official whether people with HIV could legally be quarantined.

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  6. Lawmaker says her remarks about quarantining HIV patients were taken out of contextRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | The Day

    ... Georgia, according to her legislative biography. She is married to former U.S. health and human services secretary Tom Price. "Is there an ability, since I would guess that public dollars are expended heavily in prophylaxis and treatment of this ...

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  7. Georgia lawmaker: Can people with HIV be 'legally' quarantined?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... or are there any methods, legally, that we could do that would curtail the spread?" Price, whose husband, Dr. Tom Price, resigned last month from President Donald Trump's Cabinet, raised the issue during a committee meeting. "It just seems to me ...

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  8. GA: Idiot pol asks if people with HIV can be quarantinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Rational Review

    "A Georgia state lawmaker who is married to former Trump health secretary Tom Price asked during a legislative committee meeting about the possibility of quarantining people with HIV. State representative Betty Price, a Republican whose district includes parts of Atlanta's northern suburbs, asked the head of the Georgia department of public health's HIV epidemiology section on Tuesday about stopping the spread of HIV, the virus that causes Aids.

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  9. Georgia Representative Asks If There's A Legal Way To Quarantine Those Infected With HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Vibe

    A Republican Georgia lawmaker and anesthesiologist has come under fire over comments made in which she questioned the legal measures that can be taken to quarantine those infected with HIV. Dr. Betty Price, wife to former federal Health and Human Services secretary Tom Price posed her question Tuesday during a public meeting.

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  10. Georgia lawmaker, the wife of ex-HHS Secretary, asks about quarantining HIV patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    On Feb. 10, 2017, Vice President Mike Pence administers the oath of office to then-Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, accompanied by his wife, Betty. Tom Price resigned Sept.

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  11. Tom Price's wife asks about 'legally' quarantining HIV patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | USA Today

    Tom Price's wife asks about 'legally' quarantining HIV patients The comments, made by former HHS Secretary Tom Price's wife, were rebuked by human rights and LGBTQ groups. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2yxHHf4 Betty Price is pictured between Vice President Pence and her husband Tom Price as Tom Price gets sworn in as the Health and Human Services secretary earlier this year.

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  12. HIV quarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Vice President Pence swears in Rep. Tom Price as new the health and human services secretary, as his wife Betty Price holds a bible, on Feb. 10, 2017, in Washington. A Georgia state lawmaker, who is married to former U.S. health and human services secretary Tom Price, has drawn criticism for suggesting that people with HIV be quarantined to stop the spread of the virus , recalling language used in an earlier era when AIDS was little understood.

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  13. Betty Price Wonders If People With HIV Should Be QuarantinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Georgia state Rep. Betty Price - the wife of Tom Price, who resigned last month as President Donald Trump 's health secretary amid investigations into his frequent use of private planes - wonders if isolating people with HIV would help stop the disease's spread. Price, a former anesthesiologist, made the suggestion during a committee meeting earlier this week on access to healthcare, as Project Q Atlanta first reported.

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  14. Ga. state Rep. Betty Price asks about quarantining HIV patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Westport News

    Georgia state Rep. Betty Price, the wife of former Health and Human Services secretary Tom Price , asked the head of the Georgia Department of Public Health's HIV Epidemiology Section about quarantining patients as in order to stop the spread of HIV. ATLANTA - A Georgia state lawmaker who is married to former U.S. health secretary Tom Price asked during a legislative committee meeting about the possibility of quarantining people with HIV. 3 comments

  15. Georgia lawmaker wants HIV patients to be QUARANTINEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Georgia lawmaker and wife of Trump's former health secretary wants HIV patients to be QUARANTINED to curb the rate of infections Republican Rep Betty Price, who represents Roswell in Atlanta, Georgia, is the wife of Tom Price, Donald Trump's former health secretary Rep Price said: 'I don't want to say the quarantine word, but I guess I just said it... what are we legally able to do' A Georgia lawmaker - who is the wife of President Trump 's former health secretary Tom Price - has been slammed for suggesting that people with HIV should be quarantined to lower the spread of the virus.

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  16. Georgia lawmaker, wife of Tom Price, suggests people with HIV could be 'quarantined'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A Georgia state lawmaker - the wife of former Trump health secretary Tom Price - is drawing condemnation for suggesting that people with HIV might be quarantined to curb the spread of the infectious disease. Republican state Rep. Betty Price, a former anesthesiologist who represents people living in the northern Atlanta area, asked in a hearing this week "what are we legally able to do" to limit the spread of HIV throughout the state.

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  17. By attacking Obamacare, Trump has driven up the number of uninsured Americans by 3.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the exchange plans would even continue to exist, and how much they would cost. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price is gone, ushered out of office last week after being caught causing $1 million in unnecessary taxpayer expense by chartering ...

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  18. The truth about Congress and financial conflictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Washington Post

    When Public Citizen asked for an investigation in January of possible insider trading by Rep. Chris Collins and then-Rep. Tom Price , it raised the question of whether the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act has had any impact on members' stock-trading activity at all. When the Stock Act was finally approved in 2012 by a reluctant Congress, it was a widely hailed legislative achievement.

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  19. Weakening Medicaid From WithinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The American Prospect

    Former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, an orthopedic surgeon from Georgia, has encouraged states to seek waivers that would undermine Medicaid's role as a safety net. rom its modest beginning in 1965, when it was passed as a little-noticed companion to Medicare, Medicaid has evolved into an indispensable public health program with broad bipartisan support.

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  20. Eye on 45Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | NewsReview.com

    ... will be tested like never before!" On the same day, Politico reports that Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price had traveled by private plane - on the taxpayers' dime to the tune of an estimated $300,000 - at least 24 times since May. Price ...

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