By Jueseppi B.
San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro speaks during the Civil Rights Summit at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library on April 8, 2014, in Austin, Texas. He is expected to be tapped as the new HUD secretary, sources said.
Obama to Nominate San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro as HUD Secretary
President Barack Obama plans to nominate San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro as head of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development as part of a cabinet reshuffling, government sources confirmed to NBC News.
Castro, 39, would replace Shaun Donovan, who has served as HUD secretary since January 2009. He is expected to be reshuffled as head of the Office of Management and Budget, according to The New York Times.
Sylvia Mathews Burwell, who holds that job, has been nominated by Obama as the new secretary of Health and Human Services following Kathleen Sebelius’ resignation in…
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