Rahall Statement on Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell for Secretary of Health and Human Services

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Sylvia Mathews Burwell
Sylvia Mathews Burwell


WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Nick J. Rahall (D-W.Va.) on Friday, April 11, 2014 issued the following statement on the nomination of Hinton, WV native Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary:

“Sylvia's practical approach to public policy combined with her genuine compassion for family needs will well serve our State and Nation.  West Virginians can be proud that the values we hold so dear and instilled in Sylvia early on will be put to work in this important federal partner that touches so many families in our State.”


Editor's Note: USA Today (April 11, 2014) has a good news analysis article on Sylvia Mathews Burwell:


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