carsonHousing Secretary Ben Carson next month will headline a fundraiser for the New York Republican Committee.

Carson, a former presidential candidate, radio host and surgeon, will be the featured speaker at the Nov. 6 event, where tickets range from $100 for young professionals to $5,000 for a full table.

Nick Langworthy became the state party’s new chairman in July, succeeding Ed Cox. Langworthy has sought to broaden the party’s fundraising base as well as increase GOP enrollment.