Today, U.S. Senator DeMint (R-South Carolina), Ranking Republican Senator on the U.S. Joint Economic Committee (JEC), announced the hiring of Chris Jacobs as a Senior Policy Analyst for the JEC focusing on health care issues. Mr. Jacobs will also be writing for the new Freedom On Call health care blog at http://demint.senate.gov/FreedomOnCall
"I'm delighted to have Chris aboard at JEC as he's one of Congress' most knowledgeable experts on health care. I look forward to him helping to expose the pitfalls of government-controlled care and promote health care freedom," said Senator DeMint.
Mr. Jacobs previously worked for two years with the Senate Republican Policy Committee. Prior to that, he worked for the House Republican Conference, the Republican Study Committee, House Education & Workforce Committee, and then-Representative Pat Toomey (R-Pennsylvania).