Congress Takes Renewed Aim At Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Risky bets by the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac helped to trigger the financial crisis. After being bailed out by taxpayers and put under government conservatorship, there's new momentum in Washington to dismantle the mortgage giants.

Source: NPR


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