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.
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR), meanwhile, is launching new television ads in both New Hampshire and Georgia against the Biden HHS nominee and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra where Democrat Sens. Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Raphael Warnock (D-GA) face tough reelection bids in battleground states in 2022.
“Xavier Becerra wants to be Joe Biden’s secretary of health care,” a narrator says in the ads targeting Warnock and Hassan, adding:
But Becerra supports Bernie’s government takeover of your health care, eliminating your employer-provided coverage. Becerra defended California’s disastrous lockdowns that have destroyed small businesses and hurt schoolchildren. So extreme, Becerra even sued nuns for practicing their faith. You can’t