Surgeon General Nomination
President Bush announced his nominations for the Director of the National Institutes of Health and Surgeon General saying that both candidates had diverse backgrounds and excellent qualifications.
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George W. Bush U.S. President [R] United States
Richard H. Carmona M.D. Surgeon General (Nominee) Department of Health and Human Services
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