From the Des Moines Register:
Rising conservative star Ben Carson seemed to charm attendees at Saturday's Freedom Summit, weaving stories of his upbringing through a series of topics including immigration and health care.
Carson, a best-selling author and retired neurosurgeon, spoke in an easy-going style that alternated between sincere and humorous.
"I always feel so welcomed when I come to Iowa, because they have so many people here who actually have common sense," Carson said. Laughter followed.
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