HUD Secretary Ben Carson misheard a housing term as “Oreo”

Source: Colby Itkowitz, Washington Post (Paid Registration)

When a freshman congresswoman asked Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson at a congressional hearing Tuesday whether he knew what the housing term “REO” was, Carson thought she was referencing the similar-sounding cookie.

“An Oreo?” the secretary asked.

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