EXETER, NH - SEPTEMBER 30: September 30, 2015 in Exeter, New Hampshire. Carson has risen in the most recent polls to pull almost even with front runner Donald Trump.

Friend: Carson didn't live in public housing

Ben Carson is coming under scrutiny after a friend tweeted that the nominee for secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development had never lived in public housing, contrary to Carson's previous claims.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump falnked by campaign manager Kellyanne Conway waves to supporters following an address during election night at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York on November 9, 2016.

Conway: Base supporters angry about Romney

Kellyanne Conway publicly sounded alarm bells in a series of tweets highlighting the anger among President-elect Donald Trump's base of supporters with Mitt Romney, reportedly to be a leading contender for secretary of state.