It’s teeth-grinding time for Georgia’s Democratic members of Congress.
The best evidence for confrontations to come over health care reform during the August break is video that surfaced this weekend — from an Aug. 1 town hall meeting sponsored by the city of Douglasville. U.S. Rep. David Scott was the primary speaker.
The event was recorded by the city’s cable TV station. The video was then nabbed by WXIA-TV.
The main purpose of the event was to discus improvements to Ga. 92 in the area. But at the end, questions of all topics were allowed, including a pair of inquiries on health care.
To describe Scott’s reaction a “rant,” as the Atlanta TV station allowed some to some to do, may be pushing things. But Scott did show a flash of temper to those who challenged him on the topic of rebuilding the American health care system.
Watch for yourself:
In response to the health care questions, Scott said:
”There are people in this room, who are here, who don’t want anything