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Last answered 2 years ago
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Yes, although he has limited experience in politics, I believe that makes him an honest candidate
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Ben Carson is an American author and retired neurosurgeon. He is credited with being the first surgeon to successfully separate conjoined twins joined at the head. In 2008 he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush. After delivering a widely publicized speech at the 2013 National Prayer Breakfast, he became a popular conservative figure in political media for his views on social issues and the federal government and announced in Nov 2014 that he is running as a Republican for the 2016 Presidential election. See recent Ben Carson news
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No, he lacks experience. 2 years ago from a Democrat in West Jordan, UT
No --- because his talking points are all over the map and sometimes at odds with him calling himself a "scientitist" --- also, his social stances are confusing --- and who the heck knows how he would handle foreign policies? Too much unknown.... 2 years ago from a Democrat in Athens-Clarke County unified government (balance), GA
Huntsman would be my choice, but he does not have the support he needs. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Wolfforth, TX
Ben Carson is an elitist, egomaniacal quack. He has no respect for his patients who are on welfare and has made a joke out of the oath that he took upon being given the privilege of putting MD after his name. Any provider who publicly berates his... 2 years ago from a Democrat in Kirkland, WA
I would hes seems like a good man. but his gun laws need to be re thought about. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Tontitown, AR
He would be used as a divisor and negative weapon in the communities that won't accept a man of color regardless how quqlified. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Brunswick, NC
Probably not, not because he is a Republican but because I doubt we agree on most major issues. I do not know enough of his views to say with certainty that I would not, though. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Nevada, IA
I would need to see what his stances are on legalization of Marijuana, education and reproductive rights like rights to birth control and abortions. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Allentown, PA
I would need to research his stance on certain issues and find out what lobbyists he has in his pocket. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Whittingham, NJ
Very Split on social issues versus domestic policy so I can't decide. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Potwin, KS
I need to know more about him. He seems to have his head together, but I have been mislead before. I need more information. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Lusby, MD
No, I do not know enough about him. Has he served in the military? What are his views on the top issues facing our country?. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Rochester, NY