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HHS nominee wins GOP praise

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WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s nominee for health secretary is winning GOP praise as she makes her first appearance before a Senate committee.

Sylvia Mathews Burwell is called highly qualified to take over as Health and Human Services secretary and assume leadership of the president’s health law.

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