Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Ben Carson, Trump’s HUD Pick, Once Called Fair Housing ‘Communism’ - The Daily Beast

Ben Carson, Trump’s HUD Pick, Once Called Fair Housing ‘Communism’ - The Daily Beast

While it is somewhat unclear as to what Carson’s goals would be in the position, he has criticized a recent HUD fair-housing rule, which requires local communities to assess patterns of income and racial discrimination in housing.
He has referred to the rule, known as Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing, as a “mandated social-engineering scheme,” and in one instance said it was indicative of policy in a “communist” country.

  

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