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Republicans Bringing Doctors Coburn and Barasso to Health Care Summit

2:13 PM, Feb 23, 2010 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
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In addition to the invites sent out to members of the Republican leadership, Obama invited the Republicans to bring along some additional Senators and congressmen to the health care summit "media event" on Thursday. Tom Coburn and John Barasso, hosts of the Senate Doctors Show, seem like smart picks. The list of GOP senators:

Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Kent., Senate Minority Leader

Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., Senate Republican Whip
Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., Senate Republican Conference Chairman
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, Ranking Member Senate Finance Committee
Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., Ranking Member Senate Help Committee
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., HELP Committee
Sen. Tom Coburn, M.D., R-Okla., HELP Committee
Sen. John Barrasso, M.D.,R-Wyo.

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