Trump Taps Ben Carson HUD Secretary [VIDEO]

President-elect Donald Trump has officially tapped Ben Carson for a Cabinet post. β€œI am thrilled to nominate Dr. Ben Carson as our next secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development,” Trump said early Monday morning. β€œBen Carson has a brilliant mind and is passionate about strengthening communities and families within those communities.” Word leaked more than a week ago that Carson might be chosen for the position, but Trump was silent on the move until Monday.