Trump nominates affordable housing official as HUD general counsel

President-Elect Trump Nominates Ben Carson as HUD Secretary December 7, 2016 | Federal / Agency News This past Monday, President-Elect Donald Trump officially nominated retired neurosurgeon and former presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson to lead the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in the new administration.

Why would Donald Trump appoint the uniquely unqualified Ben Carson to run. helps low-income families rent apartments in the private market. HUD also oversees a million units of public housing run by local governments, of Carson's chief qualifications was that he had once lived in public housing-a.

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A week before Ben Carson was confirmed as secretary of Housing. a senior HUD official who had worked for Trump before he was elected. Foster wrote that in mid-February, a HUD lawyer informed her.

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Pam Patenaude Brings Knowledge, Experience and Proven Commitments to Affordable Housing to HUD. O n Friday, April 28, 2017, the White House announced that President Trump nominated Pamela Patenaude to serve as U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) deputy secretary.. Ms. Patenaude is the president of the J. Ronald Terwilliger Foundation for Housing America’s Families.

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is awarding an additional $1.2 million under its fair housing initiatives program (FHIP) to support the efforts of 11 organizations to educate the public and housing providers about their rights and responsibilities under the Fair Housing Act.

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The Trump administration nominated J. Paul Compton to serve as HUD general counsel. Mr. Compton is a partner in the Birmingham, Alabama law firm Bradley Arant boult cummings llp. According to the White House website, Mr. Compton has advised banks and other financial institutions about investing in affordable housing and community development projects.

Ben Carson was cautioned son’s involvement at HUD created appearance of a conflict, report says – Cruciani, the department’s deputy general counsel for operations, wrote in the July 6 memo. Carson Jr., who does not work for HUD but often appears with his father at official events. s residents.