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LeadingAge Florida Statement Regarding the Confirmation of HUD Secretary Ben Carson

The following statement can be attributed to LeadingAge Florida President & CEO Steve Bahmer:

LeadingAge Florida congratulates Dr. Ben Carson on his confirmation and swearing-in as the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). As we address issues concerning affordable senior housing, we appreciate that a physician will be running an agency as important to seniors as HUD. Dr. Carson is uniquely positioned to advocate for the important intersection between safe, affordable housing and healthy aging.



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