updated Fri. August 26, 2022
April 16, 2018
“The official word, from Pence's press secretary Alyssa Farah: 'Tonight Jon informed the Vice President that he was withdrawing from coming on board ... Brian Danza, Nick and Mary Schaper, Jonathan and Lauren Grella, former HUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson and Marcia Jackson, Ambassador and Mrs.
April 7, 2018
Programs at the Department of Housing and Urban Development, are full of these “eternal” programs, many pernicious. ... George W. Bush's HUD secretary, Alphonso Jackson, was ousted after the feds launched an investigation into his plots to enrich himself and his friends by giving them lucrativeÃâÃÂ ...
April 5, 2018
It was launched as a collaboration between the departments of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Education, Justice, Treasury and Health and Human ... George W. Bush's HUD secretary, Alphonso Jackson, was ousted after the feds launched an investigation into his plots to enrich himself and hisÃâÃÂ ...
January 26, 2018
On this day in Alabama history: Condoleezza Rice became secretary of state As President George W. Bush watches, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg ceremoniously swears in Dr. Condoleezza Rice Friday, Jan. 28, 2005, as Secretary of State. Secretary Rice officially was sworn in Wednesday after her 85-13ÃâÃÂ ...
August 22, 2017
Founded in 1965 in a burst of Great Society resolve to confront the “urban crisis,” it has seen its manpower slide by more than half since the Reagan Revolution. ... At the Metropolitan Club, George W. Bush's second secretary, Alphonso Jackson, warned Carson against cutting further into HUD's manpower.
June 26, 2017
Six months ago, Lynne Patton was a party planner. On Monday, she took the helm of New York's federal housing office, a promotion she won after making enemies at the Department of Housing and Urban Development and fumbling a job as senior adviser to Secretary Ben Carson. It pays to have been aÃâÃÂ ...
New York Times
June 23, 2017
Ms. Leicht spent most of her career working in housing and urban development and wrote extensively about the need to provide more affordable housing across the country. ... In that role, he advised the secretary of transportation on ways to incorporate small businesses into the department's work.
June 19, 2017
... former executive assistant to Mr. Alphonso Jackson, Troy Broussard, President & CEO of the Dallas Housing Authority, Ann Lott, President & CEO of the Dallas Housing Authority from 2001-2008, Alphonso Jackson, 13th U.S. Secretary of Housing & Urban Development and the first African-American toÃâÃÂ ...
May 10, 2017
On the so-called Halloween Massacre, Kissinger, Schlesinger and Colby were out (Kissinger retained his post as secretary of State). Brent Scowcroft was in as national security adviser, George H.W. Bush as CIA director, Donald Rumsfeld was to lead Defense and Dick Cheney moved up to be chief of staffÃâÃÂ ...
San Francisco Bay View
January 4, 2017
Oakland – President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Ben Carson as the next secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and, reportedly, former disgraced HUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson supports and vouches for Ben Carson to take his old job, according to the DallasÃâÃÂ ...
Dallas News (blog)
December 29, 2016
Alphonso Jackson isn't worried. Jackson ran the Dallas Housing Authority and served as Housing and Urban Development secretary during George W. Bush's second term. "We need someone who is sensitive and compassionate but at the same time very stern," he said. "I can't think of a better person to doÃâÃÂ ...
New York Magazine
November 23, 2016
Nonetheless, he has accepted the job as secretary of Housing and Urban Development, a policy field in which he has no experience or expertise. One might think that this ... George W. Bush's housing secretary, Alphonso Jackson, resigned in 2008 after a series of scandals. These included sweetheartÃâÃÂ ...
April 2, 2008
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Housing and Urban Development Secretary Alphonso Jackson resigned Monday, amid multiple ethics investigations and ... Patty Murray, D-Washington, demanded Jackson's resignation 10 days ago, saying the ethics allegations have distracted from the secretary's ability to handleÃâÃÂ ...
March 31, 2008
Today, Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Alphonso Jackson announced his resignation, effective April 18, marking the exit of one of Bush's few remaining holdovers from Texas. CNN's Ed Henry reports that Jackson is departing because he has “been struggling privately” with ethicsÃâÃÂ ...
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