Xavier Becerra

The latest on Xavier Becerra, the secretary of health and human services in the administration of President Joe Biden. Becerra, a Democrat, previously served as California's attorney general, and before that as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California from 1992 until 2016. 

Xavier Becerra Questioned About Goals As Biden's HHS Pick

"It does seem like as attorney general you spent an inordinate amount of time and effort suing pro-life organizations.... I think the majority of the American people would not want their secretary of Health and Human Services focused or fixated on expanding abortion when we got all of these public health issues to deal with," Senator Jon Thune told Becerra.