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Roe Statement on Dr. Price’s Confirmation

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For Immediate Release , February 10, 2017 | Tiffany Haverly (202-226-6340) | comments

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after Dr. Tom Price was confirmed to serve as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services:

"I am thrilled my good friend, Dr. Tom Price, will serve as our next Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. Tom is an accomplished legislator with a strong grasp of what it will take to repeal and replace Obamacare, and I look forward to working with him to put patients back in charge of their health care decisions. I can't think of a better, more qualified person for this job and I commend President Trump and congratulate Dr. Price on this outstanding appointment."
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