Thomas Edmunds “Tom” Price (born October 8, 1954) is an American physician and politician who is the U.S. Representative for Georgia’s 6th congressional district, serving since 2005. A member of the Republican Party, Price’s district encompasses the northern suburbs of Atlanta. He previously served as chairman of the Republican Study Committee and the Republican Policy Committee. Price currently serves as chairman of the House Budget Committee.
On November 29, 2016, it was announced that Price would be nominated for Secretary of Health and Human Services by President-elect Donald Trump when he takes office.