Ben Carson Shares Campaign Secrets From His 2016 Experience

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Ben Carson officially ended his campaign two days after admitting he saw no “political path forward” in 2016 and one day after skipping a Republican debate in his hometown of Detroit.

Carson launched his campaign in Detroit last May on a groundswell of support that positioned the famed retired neurosurgeon as a conservative folk hero.

He led the entire Republican field by October, but his lead over current front-runner Donald Trump evaporated amid attacks and insults by the more boisterous Trump.

Here are six key moments that Carson looks back on as learning lessons from his campaign.