United States Department of Housing and Urban Development
Castro, a former Housing and Urban Development secretary, is the first presidential hopeful to announce a dedicated plan on the issue.
“He’s proven himself to be deceitful & inept as HUD Secretary,” Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D-Va.) said Thursday, echoing similar criticisms of his competency.
Nobody is buying it, Mr. Secretary. The chief of housing and urban development should recognize "REO."
The Department of Housing and Urban Development secretary was stumped by questions from House Financial Services Committee members on Tuesday.
Opponents say the change would harm an already vulnerable group.
Plenty, say activists who pressured him.
The former Housing and Urban Development secretary was speaking Saturday at the Heartland Forum in Iowa.
HUD charged Facebook, alleging that it violated the Fair Housing Act with its advertising policies.
Most of HUD’s employees have been furloughed.
The Fox News host defended his choice not to disclose his investments, despite covering the HUD secretary on his show.
During a Senate hearing, Warren ripped the secretary for his short and ineffective HUD tenure.
The Housing and Urban Development Secretary eventually said he takes responsibility "even though" he "wasn't aware" of any spending limits.
It was the latest in a long history of anti-LGBTQ remarks by the HUD secretary.
The HUD secretary previously denied knowing $31,000 in taxpayer money had been spent on a dining set.
573 Civil Rights Groups Urge Ben Carson To Keep Anti-Discrimination Language In HUD Mission Statement
Carson has proposed changing the department's mission statement to better reflect the Trump administration's priorities.
In a message to staff, Carson insisted the housing department would still ensure inclusivity in housing.
It will no longer reference "inclusive" communities "free from discrimination."
The purchase comes amid proposals to slash HUD programs for the poor and elderly.