President-elect Donald Trump announced Monday morning that he nominated retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson as his housing and urban development secretary.

“Ben Carson has a brilliant mind and is passionate about strengthening communities and families within those communities,” Trump said in a statement from his transition team. “We have talked at length about my urban renewal agenda and our message of economic revival, very much including our inner cities.”

Although Ben Carson declared that he didn’t want to be apart of Trump’s cabinet and claimed he had no experience in those areas, congrats are still in order for the new HUD Secretary. Read more

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