Here at Power Line, we usually don't praise President Obama twice a month, never mind twice in 24 hours. However, in addition to praise for his interview regarding [Africa], Obama should be commended for selecting Dr. Francis Collins to head the National Institutes of Health.
Peter Wehner explains why. Pete also notes that the objections to Dr. Collins from some quarters over the fact that Collins is an evangelical Christian shows once again the bias that exists against people of religious faith.
UPDATE: At the Corner, Tevi Troy has more on the nomination of Dr. Collins