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Xavier Becerra Sworn In As Health And Human Services Secretary

He was confirmed by a vote of 50-49, largely along party lines.
Posted at 12:41 PM, Mar 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-26 14:41:00-04

Xavier Becerra has been sworn in as Secretary of Health and Human Services.

He was confirmed by the Senate in a close vote of 50-49, largely along party lines.

Becerra has previously served as California's attorney general. He's the first Latino to head the  department.


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