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?
‘House of Cards’ allegations rile the right
A new trust fund looks surprisingly similar to the one ACORN dipped into.
General Motors also owes taxpayers more than $19 billion
Experts: Announcement nothing to get excited about
Mortgage giants claimed to be ‘governmental bodies’
Mortgage giants report profits, repay taxpayers a paltry few billion dollars
The plan would redistribute income from investors to homeowners.
‘Knock it off, guys!’
‘This was the first time in American history that a speaker of the House has resigned from the House’
The lawsuit further discredits the liberal narrative that the mortgage giants had nothing to do with the housing meltdown.
Requires president to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline within 60 days, or to reject it
He is one of six former executives at Fannie and Freddie Mac, facing civil fraud charges
‘This action arises out of series of materially false and misleading public disclosures’
SEC charges 6 ex-Fannie, Freddie top executives with securities fraud over subprime mortgages
‘That was a key part of every agreement we had’