"The Price Rule"

Tom Price announced his resignation yesterday as secretary of HHS. Photo: J. Scott Applewhite / AP

When Health and Human Services secretary Tom Price became a certified swamp creature, he was dead to Trump.

Trump was scratchy with Price anyway because of his questionable advice and atrocious results on health-care repeal. Now POTUS had an easy excuse to boot the orthopedic surgeon and former U.S. House member from Georgia, making him Trump's first Cabinet secretary to depart.