Statement by HLC President Mary R. Grealy on Selection of Xavier Becerra to Serve as HHS Secretary

Attorney General Becerra brings extensive policy experience and expertise to one of the most important positions in the federal government. He has been a recognized champion and defender of the Affordable Care Act and a strong advocate for accessible, quality healthcare for all Americans.

We look forward to working with Secretary-Designate Becerra on the multiple significant challenges America’s healthcare system will face in the coming year, including successfully combating the COVID-19 pandemic, making essential improvements to the Affordable Care Act, continuing to bring greater value to patients and healthcare consumers, and optimizing medical innovation to improve the health and well-being of the American people.


For Immediate Release
December 7, 2020
Contact: Kelly Fernandez  202-449-3452