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Health Secretary Tom Price Resigns After Drawing Ire for Chartered Flights - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Tom Price, the health and human services secretary, resigned under pressure on Friday after racking up at least $400,000 in travel bills for chartered flights and undermining President Trump's promise to drain the swamp of a corrupt and ...and more »

The Resignation of Tom Price - The Atlantic

Tom Price resigned as secretary of Health and Human Services Friday, amid a controversy over spending more than $1 million in taxpayer money on private and military jets. Price “offered his resignation earlier today and the president accepted,” the ...and more »

President Trump's Health Secretary Tom Price Resigns Amid Criticism Over Private Plane Usage - Fortune

President Donald Trump's health secretary resigned Friday, after his costly travel triggered investigations that overshadowed the administration's agenda and angered his boss. Tom Price's regrets and partial repayment couldn't save his job. The Health ...and more »

Tom Price's travels: 5 things to know about the scandal that cost the HHS chief his job - USA TODAY

Ever since news broke that Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price used chartered flights on official business, his future in the administration has been in question. But it's now official: Price resigned on Friday afternoon. So, how did we get here?and more »

White House has asked HHS to halt charter flights amid Price scrutiny - Politico

The White House has asked the Department of Health and Human Services to “halt” the practice of approving charter flights, press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Thursday. “That's something that we're certainly looking into from this point forward ...and more »

Tom Price Resigns: A Private-Plane Flight Into Trump Oblivion - The New Yorker

At what point did Tom Price, the Secretary of Health and Human Services, who was forced to resign on Friday after a series of Politico stories on his flights on private-charter and military planes, become too much for Donald Trump? Perhaps it was when ...and more »

HHS Secretary Tom Price resigns in wake of travel spending scandal - USA TODAY

WASHINGTON — President Trump accepted Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's resignation on Friday, the White House said, ending days of presidential criticism over Price's use of private airplanes. Price "offered his resignation earlier ...and more »

Price resigns from HHS after facing fire for travel - Politico

HHS Secretary Tom Price resigned Friday in the face of multiple federal inquiries and growing criticism of his use of private and government planes for travel, at a cost to taxpayers of more than $1 million since May. The White House said the former ...and more »

Price out as HHS secretary after private plane scandal - CNN

Washington (CNN) Tom Price, the embattled health and human services secretary, resigned Friday in the midst of a scandal over his use of private planes, a storm that enraged President Donald Trump and undercut his promise to bring accountability to ...and more »

The swamp rises around an administration that promised to drain it - Washington Post

The image of a top government official, a Washington fat cat, blowing taxpayer money to pay for private chartered airplanes is exactly what President Trump seemed to have in mind when he promised voters he would "drain the swamp." Health and Human ...and more »