CNS News: Rep. Maxine Waters: ‘Housing Is a Necessary Human Right’

CNS News: Rep. Maxine Waters: ‘Housing Is a Necessary Human Right’
October 13, 2017 Peter

Prominent liberals, Sen. Bernie Sanders among them, insist that health care is a human right, and the same can be said about housing, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) said on Thursday. Waters, the ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee, was among several African-American Democrats on the committee who blasted HUD Secretary Ben Carson as uncaring and incompetent because he supports the Trump administration’s budget cuts. “In the face of the immense housing needs in our country, President Trump chose Dr. Ben Carson to serve as the head of the Department of Housing and Urban Development,” Waters said in her opening statement at the HUD oversight hearing.

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