Obama taps Burwell, thanks Sebelius for historic role

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Apr 11, 2014 11:59 AM

President Obama announced the nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell as his choice to become the new secretary of the Health and Human Services Department Friday, and said goodbye to departing Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, declaring that she will "go down in history" for her work in making access to healthcare insurance a right, not a privilege.