Sanjay Gupta Chosen as Surgeon General

With all eyes on Leon Panetta’s appointment to head the CIA, there’s another nomination certain to make waves: Obama has tapped CNN and CBS medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta be the next surgeon general. The president has reportedly offered the job to the neurosurgeon, who is definitely interested. Vetting is in its final stages and a formal announcement could come over the next few days.