“I’ve gotten to know Donald Trump…[He’s] a very intelligent man who cares deeply about America…considers things very carefully”
3/11/16 – (CNN) “What I’ve been seeing recently is political operatives … once again trying to assert themselves and trying to thwart the will of the people,” he said. “I find that to be an extraordinarily dangerous place right now.”
Carson’s endorsement — coming just one week after he ended his own White House campaign — gives Trump a significant boost as the Republican nominating contest heads to critical states like Florida and Ohio next Tuesday.
Trump said he did not make any promises to Carson about a future role in a potential Trump administration, but pledged that Carson would play a “big, big part” in his campaign.