Joy Behar Questions ‘Why Does Trump Need All Those Doctors?’, Instantly Gets Blasted

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White House physician Dr. Sean Conley and other members of the medical team briefed reporters on President Donald Trump’s condition Saturday at Walter Reed Medical Center, saying the president is “doing very well” and has no difficulty breathing. President Trump was moved to the medical center on Friday “out of an abundance of caution” following mild symptoms of the coronavirus.

Trump, meanwhile, praised the staff at Walter Reed in a tweet Saturday, writing, “Doctors, Nurses and ALL at the GREAT Walter Reed Medical Center, and others from likewise incredible institutions who have joined them, are AMAZING!!! Tremendous progress has been made over the last 6 months in fighting this PLAGUE. With their help, I am feeling well!”

Following the Walter Reed Medical Center news conference on President Trump’s current condition, Joy Behar, co-host of ABC’s “The View”, questioned “Why does Trump need all those doctors?”

White House physician Dr. Sean Conley and other members of the medical team said they were “extremely happy with the progress” President Trump is making. “This morning, the president is doing very well,” Conley said.

Dr. Sean Dooley said that cardiac, kidney and liver functions are all normal, that President Trump is not on oxygen and is not having any difficulty breathing or walking. He quoted Trump as saying: “I feel like I could walk out of here today.”

Separately, Dr. Brian Garibaldi described Trump as being in “such great spirits.” The doctors also said Trump had been fever-free for 24 hours, and that symptoms of a nasal cough and fatigue had all “resolved.” Continued Below

In response to Joy Behar wondering “Why does President Trump need all of those doctors?”, users on Twitter instantly responded, blasting the ABC daytime talk show host.

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Walter Reed Medical Center News Conference on President Trump:

(Related: WATCH: Trump Supporters Outside Walter Reed Hospital Get Surprised With Goodies From The President)