U.S. House Republicans spar with HHS secretary over transgender youth, child labor

Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra defended access to health care for transgender people, as well as actions in connection with unaccompanied migrant children

By: - June 13, 2023 5:41 pm

Hundreds of people gathered at Washington Square Park in New Orleans on March 31, 2023, for a march to mark Transgender Day of Visibility. (Greg LaRose/Louisiana Illuminator)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.