Ben Carson to Begin HUD Confirmation Hearing

Trump's former rival is expected to discuss his inner-city upbringing.
0:39 | 01/12/17

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Defense Secretary nominee retired general James Mattis is set to testify before the senate arms services committee this morning. Congress is expected to approve a waiver of an existing law that requires former service members to be out of uniform. For at least seven years before serving as Defense Secretary Matt is led left active duty in 2013. Just four years ago. And former Republican presidential candidate and retired brain surgeon doctor Ben Carson will also take his turn on Capitol Hill. He's seeking confirmation as the secretary of housing and herb and urban development. That's despite his claim that he had taken himself out of the running for any cabinet position saying that he had no government experience.

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