Carson Makes it Official: 'I'm a Candidate for President'
(AP)
Retired surgeon Ben Carson has made it official, telling a crowd in his hometown of Detroit that he's running for president. The former head of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins hospital has never run for public office. But he's a star among some conservatives and will try to parlay his success as an author and speaker into a competitive campaign. He told his rally: "I'm Ben Carson and I'm a candidate for president." [Full Story]
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