|17t Unitit States Secretar o Hoosin an Urban Development|
|Assumed office |
Mairch 2, 2017
|Precedit bi||Julian Castro|
|Born||Benjamin Solomon Carson|
18 September 1951
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
|Poleetical pairty||Republican (1981–1999;|
|Democratic (afore 1981)|
|Spoose(s)||Candy Rustin (m. 1975)|
|Eddication||Yale Varsity (BA)|
Varsity o Michigan, Ann
|Net worth||$6–20 million (2015)|
|Awairds||Presidential Medal o Freedom|
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 poseetion, he wis a candidate for Preses o the Unitit States in the Republican primaries in 2016.
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