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Ben Carson Finds $500 Billion (Billion!) In Errors During Audit Of Obama HUD

Joseph Curl, Ben Carson was the first neurosurgeon to successfully separate conjoined twins, so, he’s kind of a super hero. But apparently, he’s also not a bad accountant. President Trump picked Carson to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development, whose budget grew by leaps and bounds under Barack Obama. In one of his first acts as

Obama Compared Slaves to Immigrants, He Got Applause; Carson Gets Called ‘Uncle Tom’

Larry Elder, Dr. Ben Carson, in a speech before employees of Housing and Urban Development, the department he now runs, likened slaves to “immigrants”: “That’s what America is about, a land of dreams and opportunity. There were other immigrants who came here in the bottom of slave ships, worked even longer, even harder, for less. But

Dr. Carson Deserves an Up or Down Full Senate Vote

Armstrong Williams, On any given day in New York, there are more homeless adults than fans at a sold out game in Yankee Stadium; more homeless children than attendees at a packed to capacity Madison Square Garden event. Then there are those on the precipice. Twenty million American families pay more than half their income

Andy Schlafly: The Hazing of the President

Andy Schlafly, A new president is supposed to enjoy a “honeymoon” of good will and support from the press and public after he assumes the office once held by George Washington. But Donald Trump and his Cabinet nominees are receiving what can only be described as a hazing without precedent in recent American history. Rep.

Nice Try, Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Really?

Bryan Crabtree, During cabinet confirmation hearings this week, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) asked Dr. Ben Carson (Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary nominee) if he could assure the American people that the Trump Organization would receive no benefits from HUD during President-elect Trump’s term. Awkwardly, Dr. Carson avoided answering the question with a ‘yes’ or

Ben Carson defends record, tangles with Warren at confirmation hearing

Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon who’s had an illustrious career in medicine but little formal background in housing policy, defended his qualifications Thursday to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development, as he sought Senate approval during his confirmation hearing.  Carson, testifying before the Senate Banking Committee, cited his personal story as he explained

Andy Schlafly: How Obama Stole Christmas

Editor’s Note: This column was co-authored by John Schlafly The Trump transition team is working on its first package of executive actions, including steps to rescind or revoke numerous improper executive actions by President Obama. Here are two federal regulations and further actions that Trump should take care of in his first day on the

The Gore gambit: Trump meets with parade of liberals amid accusations of divisiveness

Howard Kurtz, When you write a piece that begins “I know how to be a gracious loser,” you’re clearly on the defensive. And that’s where Hillary Clinton’s communications director finds herself right now. Jennifer Palmieri, you may recall, got into it with Kellyanne Conway when she told Donald Trump’s campaign manager at a Harvard forum:

Dr. Ben Carson: Another Chapter in a Remarkable Career

Armstrong Williams, In recent days the media has been abuzz with speculation over cabinet appointments within the incoming President-elect Donald Trump administration. Specifically, much talk has focused on Dr. Ben Carson and his announcement that he was not interested in serving in a cabinet post. Observers have tried to read the tea leaves and read

Mike Huckabee Guts Elitist Pelosi in Savage Viral Tweet

Dan Lyman | Infowars, “Is she racist or just dumb?” Former Arkansas governor, Mike Huckabee, exposed Nancy Pelosi as a bigoted ideologue after her inane declaration that incoming HUD secretary, Ben Carson, is “disturbingly unqualified” for the position. Carson formally accepted the position offered by President-Elect Donald Trump yesterday, prompting a predictable backlash from leftists

Trump to nominate Carson as HUD secretary

President-elect Donald Trump announced Monday he has chosen former campaign 2016 rival Ben Carson to become secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Trump said in his statement that he was “thrilled to nominate Carson,” adding that he “has a brilliant mind and is passionate about strengthening communities and families within those communiuties.”