Tracking the Transition

In the spirit of this year’s Summit theme, Successful Aging in 2030, we’ll keep you up to date on the presidential transition, tracking the political appointments and policy developments that will have a lasting impact for our nation’s growing Aging population.

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Day 21: Feb 10, 2017

Tom Price Confirmed as Secretary of Health & Human Services

Tom Price, pictured during his Senate hearing on Jan. 18, has been confirmed as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.
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Day 16: Feb 5, 2017

Trump: ACA Replacement May Not Be Ready Until 2018

President Trump at the National Prayer Breakfast last week. In an interview that aired on Sunday, he said the replacement for the Affordable Care Act may not come until the end of this year, or possibly early next year. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York Times

Day 12: Feb 1, 2017


Brendan Smialowski
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Day 11: January 31, 2017

Senate Dems Block Committee Vote on Tom Price HHS Nominee

Day 1: January 20, 2017

Donald Trump Sworn in as the 45th President of the United States


January 18, 2017

HHS Secretary Pick, Tom Price Senate Confirmation Hearing

January 17, 2017

Price signals he's prepared to take away healthcare from vulnerable seniors

January 13, 2017

Tom Price Took Private Biotech Deal

December 2, 2016

GOP Plans Immediate Repeal Then Delay of ACA

November 29, 2016

Seema Verma selected for Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid

November 28, 2016

Representative Tom Price (R-GA) Selected for Secretary of Health & Human Services

Donald Trump Elected
President of the United States