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Rep. Al Green rips into Ben Carson during hearing on public housing

On Monday, Rep. Al Green tore into Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson during a congressional hearing on proposed budget cuts of around $6 billion to HUD. Green wanted specific numbers from Carson, asking for an itemization of the cuts. When Green pressed him specifically on public housing, Carson said that the cuts would be “in the neighborhood […]