Zeke Emanuel: No, Obama didn't say you could keep your doctor (updated)

Rick Moran
Zeke Emanuel, one of the architects of Obamacare, made some pretty fantastical statements about what President Obama meant when he promised Americans, "If you like your doctor, you can keep him." Our bad. We actually took the president literally. Perhaps we should have taken what he said metaphorically. Weekly Standard: The host, Chris Wallace, said: "President Obama famously promised, if you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor. Doesn't that turn out to be just as false, just as misleading, as his promise about if you like your plan, you can keep your plan? Isn't it a fact, sir, that a number, most, in fact, of the Obamacare health plans that are being offered on the exchanges exclude a number of doctors and hospitals to lower costs?" "The president never said you were going to have unlimited choice of any doctor in the country you want to go to," said the Obamacare architect. "No. He asked a question. If you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor. Did he not...(Read Full Post)

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