When it’s finally time to meet the parents, you’d better hope he’s not the president of the U.S. Funny or Die spoofs comedian Jordan Peele’s satirical horror film “Get Out”, which follows a young black man meeting his white girlfriend’s parents for the first time. The video “Get Out (of the White House)” replaces actress […]
Newly confirmed Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson actually said that slaves were immigrants during a speech to department employees Monday.
Ben Carson was confirmed by the U.S. Senate Thursday to become the next Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. I suppose there is one saving grace: At least Carson didn’t meet with Russian spies prior to his confirmation. With absolutely no government experience or any knowledge whatsoever about managing a massive federal agency, the U.S. […]
The Senate voted 58-41 to confirm Ben Carson, a former neurosurgeon and presidential candidate, as the leader of HUD.
Carson, like Betsy DeVos, was nominated to head an agency where he holds no actual past job experience.
President Donald Trump toured the National Museum of African American History and Culture Tuesday and offered an olive branch to black America. But will African-Americans accept it? Trump, who only received about 8 percent of the Black vote during the presidential election, pledged Tuesday to confront racism and create a bridge of unity for what […]
The Trump administration fired Shermichael Singleton, who was one of a few black conservatives and a top aide to Ben Carson, from his post as a senior advisor this week after Trump's advisors found public writings of Singleton criticizing POTUS.
Dr. Ben Carson and I are both African-American men who hail from Detroit. And that’s where the similarities end. Carson, who has been nominated by President-elect Donald Trump to become the next Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, is a brilliant neurosurgeon but who has zero experience running a massive federal agency. […]
The U.S. Senate approved a budget resolution that would allow Republicans to swiftly reform the Affordable Care Act.
Hours after president-elect Donald Trump nominated Ben Carson as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the former Republican presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon accepted the position, according to a tweet by Dan Scavino, a senior advisor and director of social media for Trump. “I am honored to accept the opportunity to serve […]
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Ben Carson considers a Trump cabinet position. Previously, the retired surgeon said he's unqualified to head a federal department.