WASHINGTON Department of Housing and Urban Development officials spent 31000 on a new dining room set for Secretary Ben Carsons office in late 2017 just as the White House circulated its. The controversial 31000 purchase was canceled after the media reported it.
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Ben carson dining room. The US Department of Housing and Urban Development Hud has agreed to spend 165000 on lounge furniture for its Washington headquarters in addition to a 31000 dining set purchased for. Department of Housing and Urban Development had spent 31561 on a set of dining room furniture for the office of HUD secretary Ben Carson in late 2017 in apparent violation of federal law requiring Congressional approval for department head office redecoration costs exceeding 5000. In a March 5 Facebook post Carson countered The secretarys dining room is used for business luncheons with a wide variety of people and groups.
The former officer alleged she had been demoted for refusing to allocate funds for a costly makeover of Carsons office including a 31000 dining room set and described an environment in which. The furniture is 30 to 50 years old and is. CNN When news broke that a 31000 dining room set had been ordered for the office of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson the secretarys office immediately went into crisis.
Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson said Tuesday that the purchase of a 31000 dining set for his office was made for safety reasons and after consultation with his. In March of 2018 Carson told the House Appropriations Committee that it was Candy Carson who purchased the 31000 dining set for his office on the taxpayers dime. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson has been cleared of any.
He said When I assumed the. Ben Carson cleared of misconduct in furniture episode HUD Secretary Ben Carson has been cleared of misconduct allegations stemming from the 2017 purchase of a 31561 dining table set for his. WASHINGTON AP Housing Secretary Ben Carson under fire after his office ordered a 31000 dining set told a House panel Tuesday that he left furniture purchasing decisions to his wife.
But the purchases never went through and he was. In late February 2018 news stories reported that Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson spent 31000 on a dining set for his office and billed it to the federal agency just as the. Emails reveal Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson and his wife ordered a 31000 dining room set to redecorate his office despite his spokesmans saying staffers picked out the.
The Department of Housing and Urban Developments internal watchdog cleared Secretary Ben Carson of wrongdoing Thursday after investigating a planned purchase of more than 31000 worth of dining. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson broke the law when he failed to report an order for a 31561 dining room table set for his office as well as the installation of an 8000. During his tenure Carson snagged headlines for planning to spend 31000 on dining room furniture for his office which included 1000 side chairs.
Shannon Finney Getty Images Topline. Department of Housing and Urban Development investigators found no evidence that Secretary Ben Carson acted improperly when he tried to buy a 31000 dining room set for his office in 2017. Washington CNN Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is requesting that the order for a 31000 dining set be canceled according to a statement provided exclusively to CNN by.