Senate confirms Julián Castro as HUD Secretary

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Castro confirmed to lead HUD. The Senate voted Wednesday to confirm San Antonio Mayor Julin Castro as secretary of Housing and Urban Development, putting the rising political star in the middle of the thorny debate over housing policy and providing him with a platform to boost his national profile.

The United States Senate voted 71-26 Wednesday to confirm former San Antonio, texas mayor julian castro as the next Secretary of HUD. DSNews The homepage of the servicing industry Home

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 · After being approved for nomination, Julian Castro, Mayor of San Antonio, has been approved to lead the U.S. Department of the Housing & Urban Development (HUD) as Secretary under President Obama. He was approved by the U.S. Senate by a bipartisan vote of 71-26. The 39-year-old Castro was mentioned as a potential nominee for the HUD slot back in mid-May, even.

Julian Castro, three-term mayor of San Antonio, Texas, was confirmed as the new Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) by the U.S. Senate on July 9, 2014. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Secretary Castro (born September 16, 1974) is a native of San Antonio, Texas, where his family has resided since the 1920s.

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Cardin Statement on the Confirmation of Julin Castro to be HUD Secretary. We have made progress since the housing crisis was at its worst, but, currently, Maryland still hovers at the second-highest foreclosure rate in the nation. Too many of our neighbors are still struggling," said Senator Cardin.

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro was confirmed by the Senate as HUD Secretary today by a vote of 71-26. Castro was first elected to the San Antonio city council in 2001 and was elected mayor in 2009. As mayor, Castro made the construction of affordable housing in San Antonio one of his administration’s goals. Castro was the keynote speaker at the 2012 Democratic National Convention.

U.S. Senate Confirms Julin Castro as HUD Secretary. Joe.Light@wsj.com July 9, 2014 1:12 p.m. ET The U.S. Senate confirmed San Antonio Mayor Julin Castro Wednesday to lead the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Mr. Castro passed easily, with 71 votes in favor and 26 against.