Sarah Karlin-Smith

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Sarah Karlin-Smith is a healthcare reporter for Politico

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One of today's hearings  was for Georgia's Republican Congressman Tom Price — an orthopedic surgeon who's nominated to be Secretary of Health and Human Services.

Trump's HHS pick questioned on the future of Obamacare

One of today's hearings was for Georgia's Republican Congressman Tom Price — an orthopedic surgeon who's nominated to be Secretary of Health and Human Services.

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