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  Department of Health & Human Services
INCUMBENT
  PartyRepublican
NameAlex M. Azar II
Won01/24/2018
Votes55 (56.12%)
Margin12 (+12.24%)
Term01/29/2018 - 01/20/2021
Sub-Cabinet
  Deputy Secretary  Eric D. Hargan 0 17 +20.00%
  U.S. Surgeon General  Jerome Adams 0 17 +100.00%
Subordinate Organizations
 Administration for Children and Families   
 Administration on Aging   
 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality   
 Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry   
  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  Robert R. Redfield, Jr. 1 18 +100.00%
  Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services  Seema Verma 0 17 +12.24%
  Food and Drug Administration (FDA)  Scott Gottlieb 0 17 +15.15%
 Health Resources and Services Administration   
 Indian Health Service   
  National Institutes of Health  Francis S. Collins 1 09 +100.00%
 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration   


Cabinet DETAILS
Parents > United States > U.S. Executive  
Websitehttp://www.hhs.gov
Established May 04, 1980
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedScottĀ³ June 25, 2006 10:45pm
Description Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) container: [Link]

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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Feb 13, 2012 04:00pm General Feds beef up screening for Medicare providers; agency recovered $4.1 billion last year  Article RP 
Jun 08, 2009 07:00am General Obama's poor choice for faith leader: Why did a pro-choice president appoint someone to HHS who is against abortion AND birth control? Political payback?  Article RP 
Aug 09, 2008 08:00am News Birth Control Fears Addressed  Article ArmyDem 
Jul 15, 2008 02:05pm Rule Change HHS Moves to Define Contraception as Abortion  Article RP 
Aug 31, 2007 12:40pm Investigation HHS Toned Down Breast-Feeding Ads  Article RP 
Nov 17, 2006 05:00pm General Bush Choice for Family-Planning Post Criticized  Article RP 

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