Saturday, March 30, 2013
The Congressman has set up offices in the Roswell Mill.
Your Congressman, Rep. Tom Price (R-6th District), moved his local office from East Cobb into North Fulton this past week. The new office is just down GA 9 from Alpharetta, located at 85-C Mill Street, Suite 300, in Roswell. "It is an honor to represent the citizens of the Sixth District of Georgia and an important part of our commitment is having a district office that is accessible and welcoming," Rep. Tom Price told Patch. "The new district office located in Roswell, the geographic center of the Sixth District, will combine and consolidate the efforts of our previous two offices to serve the entire district. As always, we encourage folks to call or stop-in and let us know how we may best serve them and their families." For further …
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Rep. Tom Price, who represents Alpharetta and Milton, spoke about the GOP Balanced Budget proposal during a House session late Tuesday afternoon.
Rep. Tom Price, R-6th District, took to the floor of the House of Representatives late Tuesday afternoon to support the GOP's proposed budget, and to clear up what he called misinformation. "Mr. Chairman, it is no wonder that folks are confused out there. I tell you, there is so much misinformation that is coming, and the fear mongering that is coming from the other side is truly remarkable. So let's try to set the record and the motive straight," Price began in his address. Check out the YouTube video of his remarks to hear him say a Democrat from Maryland was "absolutely wrong," and to correct a Democrat from Pennsylvania by telling her and the rest of the House, "We actually balance the budget without raising taxes." What do you think …
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
The U.S. House of Representatives approved the "No Budget, No Pay" bill that also extended the nation's debt ceiling for another three months.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the "No Budget, No Pay Act," which would require Congress to pass a budget to continue getting their own paychecks. Rep. Tom Price, R-6th District, Georgia, said in a news release today that passage of H.R. 325 shows the urgency of the nation's financial problems. “It has been 1,365 days since the U.S. Senate last passed a budget. If families and businesses must adhere to a budget, why shouldn’t the U.S. government? House Republicans have done our job year after year – putting forth a bold, responsible plan to correct the nation’s fiscal course. We will do so again this year with a plan that will come to balance within 10 years," the Roswell Republican said. “By passing ‘No Budget, No Pay’ today we…
Monday, January 21, 2013
The Republican will be in North Fulton on Jan. 29 to talk business and government at the North Fulton Chamber of Commerce's Eggs & Enterprise Breakfast.
Monday, January 21
Rep. Tom Price will speak at the next Eggs & Enterprise Breakfast on Tuesday, Jan. 29, a little more than a week after the inauguration of President Barack Obama. The Sixth District Republican from Roswell makes his appearance as Congress begins its next debate with the President – and each other – over the debt ceiling. State Sen. Brandon Beach, R-Alpharetta, who also is president and CEO of the North Fulton Chamber, announced in a news release that Price will be the keynote speaker at the breakfast being held at the Country Club of Roswell. Eggs & Enterprise Breakfast Beach's release calls Price a vibrant leader in Georgia and a diligent and tireless problem solver in Congress. He was first elected to represent Georgia’s 6th district in …
Monday, December 10, 2012
A spokesman for the Roswell-area Congressman says he won't be challenging John Boehner as the "fiscal cliff" looms.
Monday, December 10, 2012
U.S. Rep. Tom Price's name was wagging tongues all day in Washington and at home in metro Atlanta. On Monday, the Roswell Republican, was the subject of an article in the conservative magazine National Review. In "Boehner's Biggest Threat," writer Robert Costa indicated that Price may challenge Speaker John Boehner if a federal budget deal falls through. But Price said through a spokesman later Monday that he won't be challenging Boehner as the so-called "fiscal cliff" over the federal budget looms. A aide to House leadership is quoted in the National Review article as saying that “Price is the person we’re all watching. We know he’s frustrated, but we don’t know much else.” The fifth-highest ranking Republican in the House GOP majority, …
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Local incumbents keeps their seats in the State Senate and U.S. House of Representatives.
It was a long night Tuesday, but when the votes were all totaled U.S. Congressman Tom Price and state Sen. John Albers came out on top. Republican Price defeated Democratic opponent Jeff Kazanow with 64.34 percent of the vote in the U.S. Representative District 6 race. Albers, also a Republican, bested Democrat Akhtar Sadiq with 65.62 percent of the vote in the State Senate District 56 race. Albers told Patch in his next term he has three specific initiatives he'll focus on: Republicans Jan Jones and Chuck Martin faced no Democratic challenger, and easily won re-election. State House District Republican incumbent Harry Geisinger faced no challenger in the race for his District 48 seat. He received 97.80 percent of the vote. Both Albers and…
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Dem. State Rep. Stacey Abrams gives a counterpoint, but agrees changes to entitlements must be made.
Healthcare was the topic of Georgia Congressman Tom Price's talk Monday at a Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber Breakfast. “Unless we address the issues of Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security, we cannot - we will not – grow this economy,” the Roswell resident said to a crowded room at the Westin Hotel. Price told the crowd that $2.5 trillion of $3.5 trillion in federal government spending is on entitlements. “You can’t balance the budget without changes to Medicare…Which is why I can’t tell you how excited I am that my party selected Paul Ryan [as the vice presidential pick],” he said. Whatever side of the health care debate folks fall on, Price said one thing in which most people would agree, there will be a lot of harsh banter slung …
Saturday, August 11, 2012
Price was first elected to represent Georgia's Sixth District in 2004.
Republican Congressman Tom Price will discuss health care at the Sandy Springs/Perimeter Bagels and Breakfast event on Aug. 20. A year ago, during his talk at the Rotary Club of Sandy Springs luncheon, Price was critical of the Obama adiministration.He called for a moratorium on federal regulations, a freeze on federal hiring for 18-months, and a 10 percent reduction in salary for anyone who earns more than $100,000 from the federal government. Price currently serves as the fifth ranking Republican in the House of Representatives as the Chairman of the Republican Policy Committee. He was first elected to Georgia's Sixth District in 2004, and sits on the House Committee on Ways and Means, and the House Budget Committee. The breakfast starts…
Friday, July 6, 2012
The North Fulton Republican will offer insight on what the House of Representatives is doing about the Affordable Care Act.
Friday, July 6, 2012
Rep. Tom Price, R-GA, will appear on Fox News Sunday on July 8 at 9 a.m. to offer insight into efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The House of Representatives has set July 11 as the date to vote once again to repeal the Affordable Care Act, according to a release from the Republican Policy Committee, which Price chairs. Do Republicans have the votes to repeal "Obamacare?" What would replace it? Chris Wallace will question Price and Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-CA, vice chair of the House Democratic Caucus. Sixty-four percent of those voting in an unscientific poll on Alpharetta Milton Patch though the U.S. Supreme Court was wrong to let the Affordable Health Care Act stand. Read a transcript of the July 1 Fox News Sunday: White House…
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
The Congressman will speak at the North Fulton Chamber's Eggs & Enterprise Breakfast in one of several events scheduled in the next few weeks.
The Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce has education, breakfast and golf on its schedule in the next few days and weeks, and has invited non-members to check most of these out. Partners in Education Training: Friday, Sept. 23, 8:30 a.m.-noon. For those businesses and schools interested in forming a successful partnership. The Cottage School, 700 Grimes Bridge Road, Roswell. Free. Eggs & Enterprise with Rep. Tom Price: Tuesday, Sept. 27, 7:30 a.m. Iissues-oriented breakfast with U.S. Congressman Tom Price as keynote speaker. Country Club of Roswell, 2500 Club Springs Drive Roswell. $25 members; $50 "future" members. Stay after the breakfast to speak with Price and L. Gerald Davis, authors of Saving the American Miracle: The …