Is Anybody Home at HUD?

Source: Alec MacGillis, New York Magazine and ProPublica, August 22, 2017

A long-harbored conservative dream — the “dismantling of the administrative state” — is taking place under Secretary Ben Carson.

…. The administration’s preliminary budget outline had already signaled deep cuts for HUD. And Donald Trump had chosen to lead the department someone with zero experience in government or social policy — the nominee whose unsuitability most mirrored Trump’s lack of preparation to run the country…..