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>> US Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price on Thursday, attempting to atone for his free rides. Price saying, he will write a personal check to the government for the cost of travelling on private jets. Pledging that quote, taxpayers won't pay a dime for his flights. Price ponying up after Politico revealed he took at least 26 charter flights since May, while on official business, costing more than $400,000.
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How much of that he'll actually pay is unclear. Price's statement coming after President Donald Trump gave a thumbs down to the Georgia doctor, who served more than a decade in Congress before being named to Trump's cabinet. The president remaining vague on whether he would fire him.>> I will tell you personally, I am not happy about it.
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I am not happy about it.>> What are you going to do about it, Mr. President?>> I'm going to look at it. I am not happy about it and I let him know it.>> Prices pricey rides prompting the House Oversight Committee to launch a bipartisan investigation into the use of private planes by all of Trumps cabinet members.
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Price saying on Thursday, he was quote, clearly not sensitive enough to my concern for the taxpayer.