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  • Price Statement on Disappointing Fourth Quarter GDP Report
    Posted in Press Releases on January 29, 2016 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) issued the following statement in response to today’s disappointing report that showed the U.S. economy growing at a dismal 0.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2015: “After seven years of President Obama’s experiment with bigger government, more spending, and higher taxes, the result is an economy that is underperforming and denying opportunity to millions of Americans. It is disappointing that the president continues ch... Read more

  • Price Statement on CBO’s Budget and Economic Outlook
    Posted in Press Releases on January 19, 2016 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) issued the following statement in response to the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) release of a summary of its upcoming Budget and Economic Outlook. CBO projects deficits of $9.4 trillion over the next decade, the national debt to rise to $23.8 trillion by 2026, and for economic growth to continue to slow. “Our nation has a choice to make. We can stay the course and watch CBO’s projections of slow growth and a rising m... Read more

  • Price Statement on State of the Union Address
    Posted in Press Releases on January 12, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s State of the Union address: “Since his administration began, President Obama has spent a lot of time trying to convince the American people of the virtues of his agenda. Meanwhile, the reality is that under the president’s policies, our nation’s debt has risen dramatically while he has failed to offer a single budget that balances. Millions of Americans are s... Read more

  • Price Responds to President’s Veto of Obamacare Repeal
    Posted in Press Releases on January 8, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) issued the following statement after President Obama vetoed H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 – legislation that repeals the most coercive components of Obamacare, halts federal funding for abortion providers prohibited under the legislation, and increases funding for community health centers. “With his veto, President Obama has single-handedly denied the American people the... Read more

  • Price Statement on Final Passage of Reconciliation Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on January 6, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 – sending the first broad repeal of Obamacare to the president’s desk. The reconciliation legislation was made possible by the successful completion of the Fiscal Year 2016 budget conference agreement. It repeals key pillars of Obamacare, reduces the deficit by $516 billion, and paves the... Read more

  • VIDEO: Price Discusses Obamacare Repeal on Fox News
    Posted in Press Releases on January 5, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) appeared on Fox News this morning to discuss H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 which repeals the coercive core of Obamacare and paves the way for patient-centered health care reform. The reconciliation bill is set to be adopted by the House of Representatives tomorrow and will be the first broad Obamacare repeal bill sent to President Obama's desk. Excerpts: On the Obamacare... Read more

  • Price Supports Tax Relief for American Families and Businesses
    Posted in Press Releases on December 17, 2015 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) issued the following statement after voting for the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act of 2015: “As we have seen over the past several years, when Washington creates uncertainty in the economy, individuals, families and job creators have less opportunity to succeed. With this legislation – which extends, in many cases permanently, important tax provisions – Congress is alleviating much of that burden of uncert... Read more

  • Price Statement on Senate Passage of Reconciliation Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on December 3, 2015 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) issued the following statement after the Senate amended and passed H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015. “Chairman Enzi and his Senate Republican colleagues should be applauded for their hard work in passing a reconciliation bill that goes a long way toward lifting the burden of Obamacare from individuals, families, health care providers, job creators, and our economy at large.... Read more

  • Price: Restoring the Trust Will Help Achieve Budget Vision, Positive Solutions
    Posted in Press Releases on November 24, 2015 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Sunday's C-SPAN's “Newsmakers,” House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) highlighted Restoring the Trust for All Generations – an initiative the House Budget Committee started this year to raise awareness about the tremendous fiscal and policy challenges inherent in the nation's health, retirement and economic security programs. Chairman Price discusses how the initiative would help Congress achieve the important solutions we outline in our budgets – like sa... Read more

  • Price on Refugees Bill, President's Veto Threat & Fight Against ISIS
    Posted in Press Releases on November 23, 2015 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – On yesterday's C-SPAN’s “Newsmakers,” House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06) discussed the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, the action in the House of Representatives to address concerns with the current refugee program, President Obama's veto threat of that legislation and his administration's failure to put forth a plan to defeat ISIS. Excerpt: "The Administration hasn’t defined a strategy. They refuse to engage in this issue in a way that would make it s... Read more