Report: Carrion possible pick for Obama Cabinet

THE BRONX - President-elect Barack Obama is considering Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion for a position in his Cabinet, according to a report by the New York Times.

The report cited officials within Obama's transition team who said Carrion was in-line for a senior position in the new administration, possibly as secretary of housing and urban development.

Carrion was elected borough president in 2001 and re-elected four years later.

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