Ben Carson

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Proposes Rent Increase on low-Income People in Public Housing

by Teddy Grant   Apr 27, 2018

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson proposed change to federal subsidies that would triple the rent for millions of low-income tenants in government... Read More

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HUD’s Ben Carson Eliminates Anti-Discriminatory Language From Depts. Mission Statement

by Teddy Grant   Mar 07, 2018

Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson is removing language from the department’s mission statement that ensures inclusivity and discrimination-free communities, according to... Read More

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Ben Carson’s HUD Spent $31,000 on Dining Room Set

by Teddy Grant   Feb 28, 2018

The New York Times reports that Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) officials spent $31,000 on a dining room set for Secretary Ben... Read More

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In Brief: Ben Carson Commemorates OKC Tragedy, Haiti Rebuilding National Palace

by #teamEBONY   Apr 19, 2017

Ben Carson Speaks at Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson led a remembrance ceremony in honor of... Read More

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Exactly How Did Ben Carson Get Stuck in an Elevator?

by #teamEBONY   Apr 12, 2017

We haven’t heard a whole lot from Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson since he was confirmed for his new job. But he’s... Read More

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‘What Do You Have to Lose?’ Black Legislators Answer Trump’s Question

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon   Mar 23, 2017

When President Donald Trump said that abolitionist Frederick Douglass (who died in 1895) is “an example of somebody who’s done an amazing job and is... Read More

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Gaffes Aside, What Ben Carson Could Do With the Keys He Holds

by Shetal Vohra-Gupta, Ph.D.   Mar 08, 2017

Lets hope we have seen the limits of U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson’s historical ignorance since facing backlash by... Read More

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Ben Carson Now Says He Knows the Difference Between Slavery & Immigration

by Britni Danielle   Mar 07, 2017

During his first address as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to the agency’s employees, Ben Carson managed to anger many outside of the room... Read More

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Ben Carson Called Enslaved Africans ‘Immigrants’ & Samuel L. Jackson Went Off

by Britni Danielle   Mar 06, 2017

In his first address as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Ben Carson spoke to employees about the good ole American values and the... Read More

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[Black Lens] Kevin Durant, The Donald and Mr. CIAA: The Week in Photos

by #teamEBONY   Mar 03, 2017

EBONY.com is presenting several images from around the Black diaspora depicting some of the most interesting news items including Kevin Durant suffering an injury that could... Read More