Fannie Mae Charged Taxpayers $250,000 for a Chandelier

Fannie Mae is charging taxpayers millions for upgrades to its new headquarters, including $250,000 for a chandelier.

The inspector general for the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), which acts as a conservator for the mortgage lender, recently noted $32 million in questionable costs in an audit for Fannie Mae’s new headquarters in downtown Washington, D.C.