The president-elect’s choice has already drawn pushback due to his defense of the ACA and abortion.
President-elect Joe R. Biden has chosen California Attorney General Xavier Becerra as his nominee to lead the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
The 62-year-old former congressman who was tapped to fill Kamala Harris’ role as top cop of the golden state in 2017 where he has battled the Trump administration in court on multiple occasions. Biden’s official announcement on Dec. 7 has already drawn criticism from Republican lawmakers.
Here’s what the media is saying about him: