Statement from NAHB Chairman Granger MacDonald on Ben Carson's Confirmation by the Senate Banking Committee

January 24, 2017

Granger MacDonald, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Kerrville, Texas, today issued the following statement regarding the Senate Banking Committee voting to confirm Dr. Ben Carson as the next secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development:

“NAHB commends the Senate Banking Committee for its bipartisan vote to confirm Dr. Ben Carson as the next HUD secretary. Dr. Carson has demonstrated that he is committed to making quality housing possible for every American. We urge the full Senate to act promptly to confirm Dr. Carson to this vital Cabinet post.”