It was a privilege to host the former U.S. Surgeon General under President George W. Bush, Dr. Richard Carmona, at our home for a reception. Dr. Carmona, who all of his career was an Independent until recently becoming a Democrat, is running for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by retiring Sen. Jon Kyl. Team Obama strongly encouraged Dr. Carmona to run, clearly believing that Arizona could be in play this November. For more: (www.carmonaforarizona.com).