• Here's how Julián Castro came to be a 2020 presidential contender and what might be next

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Julián Castro, former Housing and Urban Development secretary under President Barack Obama, has announced his bid for the presidency.
    Castro has a track record that includes revolutionary early childhood education programs while mayor, and controversy around handling of mortgage sales during his tenure at HUD.
    Based on his announcement, Castro plans to use his experience in local government to tout community-minded policies.
    Julián Castro, former Housing and Urban Development secretary, has joined the race for the 2020 Election.
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