President-elect Bush to Nominate New Secretary of HUD
President-elect George W. Bush (R) is expected to nominate Mel Martinez as the secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Dec. 20. Martinez, who holds a B.A. and J.D. from Florida State University, serves as chairman of Orange County, Fla. Martinez co-chaired Bush’s presidential campaign in Florida.