Ben Carson Stands By Comments On Islam And The Presidency
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is sticking by his claim that a Muslim should not be president.By Elizabeth Hagedorn | September 21, 2015
There's a new controversy on the 2016 campaign trail, and for once, it doesn't involve Donald Trump — at least not directly. (Video via Carson America, Inc.)
"I would not advocate that we put a Muslim in charge of this country. I absolutely would not agree with that," Ben Carson said on NBC.
Ben Carson is sticking by his claim that Islam is inconsistent with the U.S. Constitution — a claim that earned him a lot of backlash, even from fellow Republicans. (Video via C-SPAN)