by Tara Culp-Ressler Dec 16, 2014
This is what's next for Dr. Vivek Murthy.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Oct 14, 2014
Republican lawmakers are calling for a "czar" to oversee the Ebola epidemic. That's exactly what a surgeon general could do.
by Sy Mukherjee Mar 16, 2014
At least one Democratic senator is already planning to oppose Dr. Vivek Murthy, President Obama's Surgeon General nominee, over his gun violence prevention stance. The gun lobby has been actively pushing the Senate to reject Murthy's nomination.
by Sy Mukherjee Mar 11, 2014
The Wyoming senator was trying to slam President Obama's Surgeon General nominee for holding the same position.
by Sy Mukherjee Feb 27, 2014
The NRA is joining Sen. Rand Paul's (R-KY) quest to block the confirmation of President Obama's Surgeon General nominee.
by Sy Mukherjee Feb 26, 2014
The Kentucky senator appears to think guns are not a public health threat. Just about every national doctors' group disagrees with that assessment.
by Alex Leichenger Feb 5, 2014
Senator Pat Roberts advertised his hometown by telling an Indian-American doctor about the other Indian-American doctors in Dodge City, Kans.