Matthew Boyle

Matthew Boyle

Articles by Matthew Boyle

Xavier Becerra Nomination Stalls as TV Ads Hit Vulnerable Democrats

President Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is under fire as Republicans in the Senate unify against him and Democrats remain uncertain if they will be able to cobble together enough votes to secure confirmation.

In this Feb. 20, 2018, file photo, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra speaks at a news conference in Sacramento, Calif. A California law allowing terminally ill people to end their lives was blocked following a judge's ruling that the measure was not legally approved by the Legislature. Since last week's …