Xavier Becerra

Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Xavier Becerra, President Joe Biden's nominee to lead the Department of Health and Human Services, answers questions during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee on February 24, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Greg Nash-Pool/Getty Images)
"While Xavier Becerra has spent his career taking on the pharmaceutical industry for their corrupt price gouging, Senate Republicans have spent their political careers lining their pockets with millions of dollars from Big Pharma."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Protestors gather on Bolyston Street in front of a Verizon store during a net neutrality rally on December 7, 2017.
"Now we're one step closer to net neutrality being the law of the land."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, Biden's nominee to serve as secretary of Health and Human Services, speaks during an event in Wilmington, Delaware on December 8, 2020.
"Delaying a hearing for the head of Health and Human Services in the middle of...


The choice by six crazed racist cops to pump 55 shots into Willie McCoy, a 20-year-old Bay Area rapper, for the crime of falling asleep in his car at a Taco Bell was "reasonable," argues a new report by a paid "expert" and former cop who called the killing "in line with contemporary training and police practices." That's the damn problem, say those weary of dead black bodies in the streets. "It was a firing squad," says the McCoys' lawyer. "This young man was shot to pieces."