Trump ‘seriously considering’ Carson for HUD

2016 presidential candidate Ben Carson.

According to CNN, Ben Carson’s name is once again being floated as a possible name for a cabinet position in the Trump administration.

President-elect Donald Trump says he is “seriously considering” Carons for Housing Secretary.

The Secretary of Housing and Urban Development oversees federal public housing programs and helps formulate policy on homelessness and housing discrimination.

Trump tweeted Tuesday, calling the the retired neurosurgeon, “A greatly talented person who loves people.”

If nominated, Carson would have to be confirmed by the U.S. Senate.

It’s unclear whether he would take the job, CNN reported.