Underlying the strictly photo-op nature of the event, The Associated Press noted that Obama broke no new ground in his remarks.
The Republican National Committee shot back with a response from Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.), who was an orthopedic surgeon before being elected to Congress.
“Today, the president wants you to believe that the medical community supports his government takeover of health care. Don’t be fooled,” Price said.
He said he had spoken to “thousands of my colleagues” who oppose the Democrats’ legislation.
House Minority Leader Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) said large numbers of doctors fear it would cripple their ability to care for patients.
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Obama is one heck of an actor would you not say! He provided the costumes also and wonder how much each of those white coats cost the Tax Payers! Or did he rent them? This president makes me sick, is there a doctor in the house!