In the East Room at the
Obama called Castro an "all-star" among American mayors, a "leader in housing and economic development" who cares deeply about communities like the one where he grew up.
One of the nation’s most prominent young Latino politicians, Castro delivered a keynote speech at the
Castro’s nomination is part of a Cabinet shuffle prompted by the decision of Health and Human Services Secretary
The nominations come as the White House prepares for its last best chance before the midterm elections to pass an