David Phillip Roe is an American politician and doctor who is the U.S. Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district, serving since 2009. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district is based in the Tri-Cities area in the northeastern portion of the state. In 2017, Roe became chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs.
|I got elected to run the government more efficiently, lower taxes.||Government|
|I think our veterans certainly deserve and have earned the best health care in the world.||Health, Healthcare & Medicine|
|I'm a veteran. If I go into the V.A. hospital in Tennessee, I want to know that the procedures they're doing to me are being done properly. That is not unreasonable.|
|When I worked in a medical practice, our practice provided the insurance. When I retired the next day to run for public office to run for Congress, I had to pay first dollar.||Health, Healthcare & Medicine|