Ben Carson

Jay Pharoah says he had a girlfriend when he was 6

Barack Obama leaves the White House, Jay Pharoah leaves “Saturday Night Live.” Coincidence or consequence? Pharoah, whose Obama impersonation was a …

Entertainment

“The Florida Project” Offers a Rare Glimpse of Poverty on the Edge of Paradise

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson offered a blunt summary of his view on poverty and how to get out of poverty in a radio interview …

The irony of Trump’s embrace of white evangelical voters

From the first moments of his presidency, Donald Trump has delivered victories for the white evangelical voters who helped him win his office. Eighty percent of evangelical voters supported Trump, according to exit polls, a higher percentage than any other recent Republican. In return, he’s given …

Elections

Watch: Maxine Waters GRILLS Ben Carson on Trump’s Puerto Rico tweets

Maxine Waters really lit into Ben Carson in an attempt to get him to distance himself from President Trump’s tweets on Puerto Rico. And she basically …

Conservative View

Maxine Waters makes good on promise to attack Ben Carson — here’s how he responded

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) used her position as the ranking Democrat on House Committee on Financial Services to attack HUD Secretary Ben Carson Thursday.<p>Here’s the video of the grilling she gave Carson:<p>What did Waters say?<p>Waters used the opportunity to try to draw a wedge between Carson and …

Conservative View

Watch Congresswoman Blast Trump's Puerto Rico Tweets

New York Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez tells Housing Secretary Ben Carson to pass on some words from her, demanding the president get a history lesson U.S.-Puerto Rico relations.

Women's News

Rep. Waters presses Ben Carson on Puerto Rico

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson claims the Trump administration has no intention of abandoning Puerto Rico, after President Trump tweeted that federal responders couldn't remain on the island "forever."

News

Ben Carson appears to contradict Donald Trump on Puerto Rico in a tense exchange with a top Democratic congresswoman

Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson and Rep. Maxine Waters exchanged words at a House Financial Services Committee hearing on Thursday, and Carson appeared to disagree with President Donald Trump's suggestion that the federal government cannot provide aid to Puerto Rico …

Puerto Rico

Carson update on HUD overshadowed in tense House hearing

Unlike past hearings that tend to be filled with political theatre from both sides of the aisle, the mood of <b>Department of Housing and Urban</b> …

Housing

Trump's billionaires fly private jets, while millionaires like Ben Carson fly commercial

Several wealthy Trump administration officials are being investigated for using costly private jets on the American taxpayer’s dime when they could …

Trump Administration

Rubio Steps In After Michelle Calls GOP 'All Men, All White' - That's When Things Take Nasty Turn

On Tuesday, Michelle Obama argued that “people don’t trust politics” because the GOP is “all men, all white,” while speaking at a women’s conference …

Conservative View

Kimmel: Wait until Trump finds out what the rest of US is calling him

Jimmy Kimmel late Wednesday night mocked President Trump for his response to a report that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had called him a …

Donald Trump

Irvine Meadow captain Ben Carson is confident goal drought will soon be over

Midfielder puts struggles down to a rotten run of luck and backs teammates to hit the goal trail soon.<p>They’ve scored just one goal from open play in …

U.S. Secretary of Housing

Jared Kushner Doesn't Get Inoculated

Image: Fort George G. Meade Public Affairs Office via Flickr<i>JARED and IVANKA are lounging around in pajamas. Their DAUGHTER is the shadow President</i> …

Donald Trump

‘Poverty is a state of mind’: Ben Carson victim-blames poor and says ‘a savior’ is the solution

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on Thursday defended his theory that being poor is a “state of mind.” In testimony before the …

Liberal View

Pence protégé seen as frontrunner to replace Price

The frontrunner to replace Tom Price as Secretary of Health and Human Services was the architect of Indiana’s Medicaid expansion under Obamacare and …

David Shulkin

Poll: These are the most and least popular members of Trump’s Cabinet

Defense Secretary James Mattis is the most popular member of President Donald Trump’s Cabinet, according to a Politico/Morning Consult poll released Wednesday.<p>Axios ranked the members of the president’s Cabinet according to their net favorability rating, which is found by subtracting each member’s …

Conservative View

Ben Carson takes risks with Alabama Senate race endorsement

On Friday night, Donald Trump traveled to Alabama in the hopes of giving appointed Sen. Luther Strange (R) an 11th-hour boost ahead of tomorrow’s …

Luther Strange

Let's make politics 'out of bounds' in Sunday sports

When the referees in charge of NFL football games make questionable calls, a challenge can be issued, subjecting the decisions to closer review. The …

Trump Administration

HUD's New England director will be former Ben Carson campaign official - Boston Business Journal

By Catherine Carlock <br>– Real Estate Editor, Boston Business Journal<p>Sep 25, 2017, 5:51pm EDT<b><br>Updated</b> Sep 25, 2017, 6:10pm EDT<p>The U.S. Department of …

Boston

Ben Carson's Perspective On NFL Anthem Controversy Goes Viral

"Does anyone honestly believe..."<p>Secretary of Housing and Urban Development and former presidential candidate Ben Carson’s Sunday Facebook post …

Conservative View

Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Experts predict future of real estate market

<b>Monday Morning Cup of Coffee</b> takes a look at news coming across HousingWire’s weekend desk, with more coverage to come on larger issues.<p><b>At a black</b> …

Real Estate

Ben Carson wins on home course at Western Cross-Country Invitational

Competing on his university’s home London, Ont. course, Ben Carson won the Western Cross-Country Invitational 8K on Saturday morning in scorching …

Running

Western Cross-Country Invitational race finishes

Watch the final 100m of both the men’s 8K and women’s 6K from the 2017 Bill Salter Western International Cross-Country Invitational in London, Ont. …

Running

Ben Carson breaks with Trump, supports Roy Moore

Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson is breaking with President Trump by backing Roy Moore in the Alabama U.S. Senate race. In a …

Politics

Ben Carson breaks with Trump, praises Roy Moore in Alabama Senate race

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A member of President Donald Trump's Cabinet broke with him on Alabama's Senate race just hours before Trump's planned arrival in Huntsville.<p>Trump is set to campaign Friday night for Sen. Luther Strange, who next week faces former judge Roy Moore in a Republican runoff for the …

Politics

The Travails of Mad Max(ine)

Image via Flickr Creative Commons by majunznk https://www.flickr.com/photos/majunznk/<p>California Democratic Congressomething Maxine Waters has been …

Conservative View

HUD's Carson Breaks With Trump in Backing Moore for Senate Seat

Ben Carson has been a faithful ally to President Donald Trump since winning confirmation to serve as U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary, …

Business

Ben Carson Breaks With President Trump and Endorses Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson said on Friday that he supports the candidacy of Roy Moore in the race for the Republican Senate …

Luther Strange

HUD Sec. Ben Carson Praises Roy Moore in Statement Ahead of Trump Rally for Luther Strange

Health and Human Services Secretary <b>Ben Carson</b> sent out a statement this afternoon praising Alabama Senate candidate <b>Roy Moore</b>… hours before <b>President</b> …

Luther Strange