Issues

Want to know where Phil stands on a particular issue? Select an issue below for more information. Need information on an issue not listed or a specific piece of legislation? Contact us for more information.

On the Issues

HEALTH CARE

As a physician with more than 30 years of experience, taking care of patients has been my life’s work. I...

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SECOND AMMENDMENT RIGHTS

My position on the Second Amendment is simple and straightforward: the Constitution guarantees the right of law-abiding citizens to keep...

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IMMIGRATION

I believe border security should be our top priority when looking at immigration reform. We need leadership in Washington that puts...

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TAXES

I strongly support comprehensive tax reform to make our tax code fairer and simpler for American families. American taxpayers should...

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ENERGY

  The United States relies too much on unstable countries to meet our energy needs. This is why we need...

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NATIONAL SECURITY

I will continue to work to ensure that our men and women in uniform continue to have the best equipment...

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BUDGET, NATIONAL DEBT & DEFICITS

For far too long, the Federal government has spent and wasted too much. I proudly support a Balanced Budget Amendment...

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Abortion

I will always be a staunch defender of life, and I’m proud to have received the endorsement from Tennessee Right...

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Education

  I’ve served on the House Education and Workforce Committee since coming to Congress. When traveling around East Tennessee I...

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VETERANS

I’ve served on the House Veterans Affairs Committee since I was elected to Congress, and I was completely disgusted when...