See Oxdown Gazette here (includes video of Obama's speech).
I can't predict whether Obama's health care reform speech to the AMA will substantially improve the chances for genuine reforms.
But I don't think we should underestimate the powerful message the President of the United States just delivered to the people who, if you read the speech carefully, Obama unmistakably identified as having utterly failed the nation's health care needs -- and it wasn't just the AMA.
The MSNBC video runs about 55 minutes. Select excerpts below. . . .