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Medtech Industry Reacts To Biden’s Nomination Of ACA Defender Becerra To Lead HHS

AdvaMed, MDMA laud Becerra’s pick

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The president-elect on 7 December named nominees for his health team, including California attorney general Xavier Becerra for HHS secretary. Missing from the list is a nominee for FDA commissioner.

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