Price’s Cabinet Post In Doubt After Flights Aboard Taxpayer-funded Jets
Price’s Cabinet post in doubt after flights aboard taxpayer-funded jets
WASHINGTON —Health Secretary Tom Price’s future appeared to be in doubt Wednesday after President Donald Trump publicly questioned the former Georgia congressman’s use of private jets on the public’s dime. And while a handful of liberal Democrats on Capitol Hill quickly called for Price’s resignation, other onetime colleagues kept quiet or urged patience as a government watchdog probes the Cabinet member’s official trips.
The spotlight on Price grew exponentially brighter when Trump told reporters assembled Wednesday afternoon on the White House’s South Lawn that he was “not happy” with Price. The president seemingly left …