Ben Carson Defends purchasing $31,000 Dining Set to Congress: ‘we Left It to My Wife’

Ben Carson Defends purchasing $31,000 Dining Set to Congress: ‘we Left It to My Wife’

WASHINGTON — Ben Carson, the assistant of housing and metropolitan development, told a residence committee on Tuesday from the decision to buy a $31,000 dining room set for his office last year, leaving the details to his wife and staff that he had “dismissed” himself.

Mr. Carson offered a rambling, on occasion contradictory, description associated with purchase associated with the table, seats and hutch, a deal that changed into an advertising catastrophe that led President Trump to think about changing him, based on White home aides. Continue reading «Ben Carson Defends purchasing $31,000 Dining Set to Congress: ‘we Left It to My Wife’»