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The Commonwealth October 2009

Issue 8

P.J. O'Rourke! Madeleine Albright! Bay Area Bikes! Health Care! Republicans! Christina Romer! Buy this month's issue of The Commonwealth for interesting words from famous thinkers, expert panelists, and the occasional former National Lampoon editor.

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Doctors Thwarted in Improving Service, Abraham Verghese says in SF Chronicle

Abraham Verghese, a doctor and the author of Cutting for Stone, argues that doctors need to spend more time with their patients, but the system prevents them from doing so.
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Doctors Thwarted in Improving Service, Abraham Verghese says in SF Chronicle

Abraham Verghese, a doctor and the author of Cutting for Stone, argues that doctors need to spend more time with their patients, but the system prevents them from doing so.
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The Commonwealth, Feb/March 2011

February/March 2011

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner headlines this issue of The Commonwealth magazine. Inside, Geithner discusses the U.S. economic recovery and options for government policy. Read more »

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Video: Blue Shield's Profit Cap Announcement & Club Q&A

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Bruce Bodaken, CEO of Blue Shield of California, addressed The Commonwealth Club of California on June 7 at a very important time for his organization. Blue Shield of California has been under the microscope of state authorities as its health-care costs and profits are examined. Bodaken used the opportunity to make a big announcement that his company would limit its profits to a certain amount, returning any profits above that amount back to the public. Read more »

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