Nation’s top health official to visit Alabama in wake of IVF ruling

FILE – Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra testifies during a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Nov. 8, 2023, in Washington. The Biden administration will send Becerra, the nation’s top health official, to Alabama on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, to meet with patients and doctors to discuss a controversial court ruling that will ban in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment in the is turned upside down. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)