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Former Congressman Dr. Phil Gingrey provides public policy and government relations counsel to clients on a variety of issues. Here at Phil on the Hill, Phil draws upon his long career in public service to provide perspective and context on policy topics such as health care, the federal budget, annual appropriations, regulatory reform, and life sciences.



Special Diabetes Program Saves Lives and Money

Friday, February 09, 2018
Phil calls on Congress and the president to dedicate permanent funding to the Special Diabetes Program (SDP).

SOTU – Vision in Need of Detail

Thursday, February 01, 2018
Phil gives his perspective on President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address.

2018 — After CHIP Reauthorization, Legislative Chipping Away

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Phil discusses his predictions for health care and immigration reform in 2018.

Republicans (Finally) Pull a Rabbit

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
In this post, Phil looks back on the first year of the Trump Administration and the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

MedPAC Rising

Wednesday, December 20, 2017
In this post, Phil discusses the growing influence of MedPac in health care and the importance of participating in related policy discussions.

Medicare Providers Are Not the Government’s ATM

Friday, December 08, 2017
Phil discusses Tax Cuts and Jobs Act's potential cuts to Medicare.

Excise Tax on Universities Bad for Health Care Research

Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Phil examines the consequences that the tax overhaul bill will have on endowments for universities.

The Hospital as Hero

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Phil discusses the heroic role that hospitals have played through natural and man-made disasters.

Congress Should Reauthorize CHIP ASAP

Monday, November 27, 2017
Phil discusses the importance of renewing the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Health Care Needs More Stability from Washington

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
HHS Secretary Nominee Alex Azar is recognized on both sides of the aisle as an expert with a zeal for solutions. But it will be difficult for him to accomplish anything without a return to regular order in Congress.