The HUD Secretary eventually said he takes responsibility "even though" he "wasn't aware" of any spending limits.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development is not properly monitoring a program responsible for solving the country’s backlog of public housing repairs, according to a new Government Accountability Office audit. HUD’s failure to monitor this program, according to the report, jeopardizes the ability of thousands of low-income residents to remain in their homes. Despite […]
Ben Carson testifies before a Senate banking committee hearing on Thursday. Ben Carson was accused by Democrats on Thursday of misleading the public and hiring unqualified cronies, after he changed his explanation for ordering pricey furniture and two officials resigned over ethics problems. Show More Summary
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson got hammered by Senate Democrats on Thursday — and now his own agency won’t even vouch for the accuracy of his congressional testimony. The Guardian reports that Carson earlier this week told Congress that HUD needed to order a $31,000...
The Huffington Post reports: Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-N.Y.) made yet another unfounded claim on Wednesday while speaking about Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson’s spending. The lawmaker was talking to a New York radioShow More Summary
Ben Carson's doing his best to get out of the dog house -- after throwing his wife under the bus for buying $31k worth of furniture -- but we're not sure this clip's gonna be enough to get the job done. We got the HUD Secretary Thursday morning on…
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) on Thursday blasted Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson for delaying rules that are intended to decrease housing discrimination. At a Senate oversight hearing, Warren asked Carson why he had effectively killed a 2015 HUD rule on housing discrimination by...
Trump is trying to give anyone working in health care a free pass to discriminate against patients. Think they won't? Ever heard of Ben Carson?
Rep. Claudia Kinney brings all her wisdom to the table.
Ben Carson blamed his wife for his unreasonably expensive, taxpayer-funded furniture. One of Capitol Hill allies has an entirely different culprit in mind.
Mark Zuckerberg was pretty chatty last night on CNN. He blamed the Russians of course, but did not stoop to blaming Well Fargo or Ben Carson’s wife. My big takeaway is that he could care less about being regulated. They were caught and they had likely simulated all this out. Relatively, regulation is no big deal to Zuckerberg. Show More Summary
A Republican congresswoman blamed the “deep state” for ordering a $31,000 dining set for Ben Carson, President Donald Trump’s secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Daily Beast first reported Tenney’s comments Wednesday evening, which she made during an appearance on a local upstate New York radio show, Talk! Of the Town. The interview […]
Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-N.Y.) also claimed that many mass shooters “end up being Democrats.”
Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-NY) thinks the scandal surrounding HUD Secretary Ben Carson’s $31,000 office dining set is “misunderstood” — and appeared to implicate the “deep state” in promoting the story. The Daily Beast reported Wednesday that Tenney referenced a nameless...
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Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-NY) appeared to blame the nefarious “Deep State” for ordering a costly dining set for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson, the Daily Beast reports. Said Tenney: “Somebody in the Deep State, it was not [...]
Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-NY) appeared to blame the nefarious “Deep State” for ordering a costly dining set for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson. During a recent appearance...Show More Summary
Scott's complaint was sent a day after a House subcommittee peppered Carson with questions about the $31,561 purchase of a table, chairs and hutch.
He claims transwomen in shelters make cis women uncomfortable. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson has defended the removal of training materials for housing providers to prevent LGBT discrimination, arguing that the presence of transgender people in homeless shelters makes others feel uncomfortable. Show More Summary
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson has defended the removal of training materials for housing providers to prevent LGBT discrimination, arguing that the presence of transgender people in homeless shelters makes others feel uncom… Read The post Ben Carson: Homeless Transgender People Make Others Uncomfortable appeared first on Towleroad.