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Hillary Clinton’s Fannie and Freddie Problem

Democratic presidential candidate endorsed risky mortgage lending that led to financial crisis

July 21, 2015

Obama Touts More Risky Home Loans

New policy is bad news for taxpayers, lawmakers and experts say

January 8, 2015

Mel Watt: Fannie and Freddie to Remain Under Federal Control

Government conservatorship of mortgage giants likely to continue, even as lawmakers call for change

November 19, 2014

Feds to Back Risky Home Loans Again

Critics warn that Fannie and Freddie are setting up housing market for repeat of 2008 crisis

November 10, 2014

Frank: Abolish Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac

Former MA Dem. says kill agencies he once supported that tanked economy in 2008

Controlling Costs

Report recommends ways to control spending at Fannie, Freddie

December 10, 2012

House Collapse

Federal Housing Administration deep in the red

November 16, 2012

The Fannie and Freddie Fee Machine

Federal government now collecting Fannie and Freddie profits

October 2, 2012

6 Things Clinton Doesn’t Tell You in His Pro-Obama Ad

From financial deregulation to cutting taxes for millionaires, a look at the real Clinton record

August 23, 2012