Harvard physician Atul Gawande says we need to change the nation's approach to aging and dying. How nursing homes can focus more on patients’ need for human connection, and how end-of-life treatment is actually shortening lives instead of extending them.
President Obama reconsiders tighter auto emission and fuel standards rejected by the Bush administration. What these standards could mean for air quality, fuel efficiency and the troubled U.S. auto industry.
- Mary Nichols Chairman of the California Air Resources Board
- Phyllis Cuttino directs the Pew Environment Group's U.S. Global Warming Campaign.
- Jerry Taylor senior fellow, Cato Institute
- David Shepardson Washington bureau chief, The Detroit News.
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