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Obama’s disappointing surgeon general nominee: Column
USA Today

In all the talk about the relaunch of, Americans might have missed President Obama’s nomination of Vivek Hallegere Murthy to be our next surgeon general. With the nomination of the self-described “passionate entrepreneur” — a 36-year-old part-time physician and full-time businessman — to be “America’s Doctor,” Obama has upendeded the tradition of promoting those who have focused their careers on healing, teaching and research.