Tales from the Trail

The First Draft: Wednesday, Jan. 7

January 7, 2009

USA-OBAMABarack Obama can expect questions about his plans to stimulate the flagging economy, his controversial choice of Leon Panetta for CIA chief and the war in Gaza at a mid-morning news conference.

from MediaFile:

Sanjay Gupta: He is a doctor AND he plays one on TV!

January 6, 2009

The Obama administration looks like it's getting a 3-for-1 deal in CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Sanjay Gupta if it really turns out to be true that he will be tapped for the new U.S. surgeon general: He's a celebrity, a journalist AND a doctor!