Senator Burr Statement on Meeting with Rep. Tom Price for HHS Secretary

WASHINGTON –Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) today met with Representative Tom Price, M.D., whom President-Elect Donald Trump has named as his pick to head the Department of Health and Human Services:

“I look forward to getting Congressman Price through the confirmation process in the Senate. His knowledge of the healthcare system is a true benefit to the American people. I know he will be a superb HHS Secretary and promptly find solutions to the broken Obamacare system. As a doctor, I know he will work to provide the American people with as many healthcare choices as possible.”

Senator Burr is a member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.