Moody’s Says US May Wind Down Fannie, Freddie

Last November, Mnuchin said in a television interview with Fox Business that he thought Fannie and Freddie should be privatized and quickly leave government control.

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If enacted, the legislation would gradually wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and replace them with the Federal Mortgage Insurance Corporation (FMIC), a government agency that would provide catastrophic reinsurance for mortgage-backed securities. The Comment highlights several specific provisions of the draft bill that would benefit HFAs.

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The authors, which include the Treasury and the Department of Housing and Urban Development, say the reform. mortgage giants, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the authors write that their goal is to.

Fannie Mae-Freddie Mac Should Be Utilities, Trade Group Says. Some Republicans have advocated for severely limiting the government’s role and winding down Fannie and Freddie.. Survey Says.

OBAMA: Time to wind down Fannie, Freddie The House Republican bill would virtually privatize the mortgage market. The Senate’s bipartisan plan envisions a continued but more limited government role in.

Community bankers and mortgage lenders across the country are viewing with skepticism President Obama’s call to do away with government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, as the.

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac wind-down bill advances. The legislation passed in a 13-9 vote, with several Liberal Democrats and conservative Republicans voting against the measure. The bill was sponsored by Democratic committee chairman Tim Johnson and Mike Crapo, the top Republican on the committee.