Physicians in politics: 3 in the Senate and 17 in the House
The NY Times has a story about physicians leaving their clinical careers to pursue an encore career in politics. There are 17 physicians in the House and 3 in the Senate. Perhaps someday our nation's president will be a physician. Read more here. The story is titled, "Is There a Doctor in the House? Yes, 17. And 3 in the Senate."