Donald J. Trump recently announced his intent to nominate Dr. Ben
Carson to serve as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban
Development (HUD). Dr. Carson, one of Trumps's many presidential
opponents, is a distinguished national leader who overcame his troubled
youth in the inner city of Detroit to become a renowned neurosurgeon who
served as the director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins
Hospital in Maryland.