Trump Chooses Former Big Pharma Executive As Next HHS Secretary

The president bragged that Alex Azar, who will oversee Obamacare, "will be a star for better healthcare and lower drug prices!"

WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump on Monday announced that he plans to nominate former pharmaceutical executive Alex Azar to replace Tom Price as health and human services secretary.Happy to announce, I am nominating Alex Azar to be the next HHS Secretary. He will be a star for better healthcare and lower drug prices!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 13, 2017The unexpected announcement came via Trump’s favorite medium, Twitter, at the end of his trip to Asia.The health and human...