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Ben Carson
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17t Unitit States Secretar o Hoosin an Urban Development
Assumed office
Mairch 2, 2017
Preses Donald Trump
Precedit bi Julian Castro
Personal details
Born Benjamin Solomon Carson
(1951-09-18) 18 September 1951 (age 67)
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Poleetical pairty Republican (1981–1999;
2014–present)
[1]
Ither poleetical
affiliations
Democratic (afore 1981)
Independent (1999–2016)
Spoose(s) Candy Rustin (m. 1975)
Bairns 3
Eddication Yale Varsity (BA)
Varsity o Michigan, Ann
Arbor
(MD)
Net worth $6–20 million (2015)[2]
Religion Seivent-day Adventist[3][4]
Awairds Presidential Medal o Freedom
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Benjamin S. "Ben" Carson, Sr (born September 18, 1951) is an American neurosurgeon, author, an politeecian wha is the 17t an current Unitit States Secretar o Hoosing an Urban Development, unner the Trump Admeenistration. Prior tae his cabinet position, he wis a candidate for Preses o the Unitit States in the Republican primaries in 2016.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Solomon, John. Ben Carson officially changes political parties, rejoins GOP, The Washington Times (November 4, 2014).
  2. Flores, Reena (June 4, 2015). "How much are Carly Fiorina and Ben Carson worth?". CBS News. Retrieved May 4, 2016. 
  3. "Encyclopedia of World Biography: Biography of Benjamin S. Carson". Notable Biographies. Retrieved May 20, 2013. 
  4. "Ben Carson". Redland Baptist Church. Retrieved May 24, 2014. 

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