Tom Price

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Tom Price currently serves the 6th Congressional district of Georgia

Dr. Thomas E. "Tom" Price, a Republican, has represented the the 6th Congressional District of Georgia in the United States House of Representatives since 2005. (map)

Record and controversies

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Iraq War

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Environmental record

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Bio

Price was born October 8, 1954 in Lansing, Michigan and attended the University of Michigan. He completed his residency at Emory University in Atlanta. He ran an orthopedic clinic in Atlanta for 20 years before returning to Emory as an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery.

He was a member of the Georgia State Senate from 1997 to 2005, serving as minority whip from 1999 to 2003 and majority leader from 2003 to 2005. He was the first Republican majority leader in the state senate since Reconstruction.

When 6th District incumbent Johnny Isakson declined to run for reelection in order to run for the US Senate, Price entered the Republican primary for the seat and faced Cobb Countian and favorite Robert Lamutt. Price squeaked by a highly contested and very expensive primary, with significant funding from the Medical and Dental PACs. Since no Democrat filed to run for the seat, the Republican primary also decided the district's next congressman.

2006 elections

In 2006, the Democrats nominated Steve Sinton to face Price in his November 2006 bid for reelection. (See U.S. congressional elections in 2006) [1] Price retained his seat.

Money in politics

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Links to more campaign contribution information for Tom Price
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Fundraising profile: 2006 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by organization/corporation: 2006 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by industry: 2006 election cycle Career totals


Committees and Affiliations

Committees

Committee assignments in the 109th Congress (2005-2006)

Coalitions and Caucuses

Boards and other Affiliations

  • Board Member, Arthritis Foundation
  • Chattahoochee Nature Center
  • Fulton County Taxpayer's Association
  • Georgia Ensemble Theatre
  • Board Member, North Fulton Chamber of Commerce
  • Board Member, North Metro Young Men's Christian Association
  • Board Member, Northside Bank
  • Board Member, Orchestra Atlanta
  • Member, Roswell Presbyterian Church
  • Former President, Rotary Club of Roswell.

More Background Data

Wikipedia also has an article on Tom Price. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

Contact

DC Office:
506 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-4501
Fax:
Web Email
Website

District Office- Marietta:
3730 Roswell Road
Suite 50
Marietta, GA 30062
Phone: 770-565-4990
Fax:

Twitter

Articles and resources

Sources


External resources

External articles

Local blogs and discussion sites

Corresponding article on Wikipedia and Cause Caller. (If Cause Caller link does not work, pick from its list of senators and representatives.)

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
111th Congress
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110th Congress
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Committees: House Committee on Education and Labor, House Committee on Education and Labor/Subcommittee on Health Employment Labor and Pensions, House Committee on Education and Labor/Subcommittee on Workforce Protections, House Committee on Financial Services, House Committee on Financial Services/Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, House Committee on Financial Services/Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy Trade and Technology, House Committee on Financial Services/Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Congressional Career
First Elected to Current Office:
November 2, 2004
First Took Current Office:
January 3, 2005
Next Election:
November 2, 2010
Term Ends:
Freshman Member?
No
Previous Political Work?
Georgia State Senate
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District Offices:
1. 3730 Roswell Road, Suite 50, Marietta, GA 30062
Phone: 770-565-4990 / Fax:





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Website: http://www.tomprice.com/
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Date of Birth: October 8, 1954