Carson's Gaffes Make News But Probably Won't Change Minds
When politicians say something out of line, it usually leads the 24-hour news cycle, but it doesn't often affect their polling numbers.By Jillian Deutsch, Grant Suneson | October 25, 2015
It looks like Ben Carson is taking both Donald Trump's lead in the polls and his knack for controversial statements. (Video via Carson America)
"What if someone has an unwanted pregnancy? Should they have the right to terminate?" Chuck Todd asked.
"No. Think about this: During slavery — and I know that's one of those words you're not supposed to say, but I'm saying it — during slavery, a lot of the slave owners thought that they had the right to do whatever they wanted to that slave. Anything that they chose to do," Carson said. (Video via NBC)