Dr. Ben Carson Candidate

Born: September 18, 1951
Detroit, Michigan
Wayne County
United States
Resided: Detroit, Michigan
Wayne County
Death: --
Gender: Man
Occupation: Retired neurosurgeon
Political Party: Republican
Notes: Carson served as U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development from 2017 to 2021.
Sources: National Public Radio, "How Democratic-Leaning Detroit Helped Shape Ben Carson's Conservative Views," July 23, 2015. CNN, "Ben Carson Fast Facts."
Photo of Ben Carson
Photo of Ben Carson
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Election Details

Number of state/federal offices sought Number of campaigns Number of winning campaigns
1 1 0
Date Election Stage Party Votes Percent Result
03/01/2016 President / Vice President Caucus Republican 8,422 7.37% Lost