Trump Says He Intends To Nominate Ben Carson As Housing And Urban Development Secretary
The retired neurosurgeon had previously suggested that he would not be well-suited to joining Donald Trump's administration due to his lack of government experience, but last week said he was thinking over the position.
Top Backers Standing With Trump After His Campaign Manager Is Charged With Battery
Spokespeople for Chris Christie, Ben Carson, and two congressmen said they remain committed to Trump. “He remains confident in Mr. Trump's evolution," a Carson adviser said, "and strongly believe that he loves our country and will surround himself with our best and wisest!”
Ted Cruz Apologizes To Ben Carson For Campaign's Role In Dropout Rumors
Cruz said on the radio Tuesday: "What the team didn’t do is, subsequently, the Carson campaign put out a statement clarifying that he was not suspending his campaign, and the team did not forward that statement to the supporters as well. That was a mistake."