Alexander Statement on Roe Announcement

Posted on January 3, 2020

MARYVILLE, Tenn., January 3, 2020 — United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on the announcement by U.S. Representative Phil Roe (R-Tenn.) that he will not run for re-election:

Phil Roe has been a champion for veterans, for students and for common sense in government. His background as a practicing physician has been crucial to our work to lower health care costs. I value his friendship and will miss his leadership in the Congress.”