Giving a bunch of bureaucrats lavish office digs is a hilarious touch
Will this happen again and again?
‘We’ve got to get them out of government control’
Agency that caused Great Recession building lavish new DC headquarters
By ruling the GSEs were private companies, shareholders may have recourse
Better Markets misconstrues the facts of the case as much as it does the law.
Congress would be foolish to let Freddie and Fannie take back control of what they once had.
Disregards Obama administration objections
‘It’s high time for Congress to investigate the violations of the rule of law that festered in Fanniegate.’
‘stakeholders should not presume continued profitability’
‘Price war’ among gov. agencies leads to falling standards, rising risk of mortgage default
‘I think it’s setting up the ability for another crisis to come’
Hensarling: ‘A lump of coal to every taxpayer’
A new Heritage/WSJ study shows America’s decline
But it did increase risk and boost debt!
‘Reckless Endangerment’ author pans leading reform effort
Throwing Fannie and Freddie onto the federal balance sheet carries serious risks.
Can they be privatized?