Obama to urge Congress to shutter Fannie, Freddie

There are 3 comments on the Philly.com story from Aug 5, 2013, titled Obama to urge Congress to shutter Fannie, Freddie. In it, Philly.com reports that:

President Barack Obama, seeking to buffer taxpayers from future housing market downturns, will urge Congress this week to back bipartisan efforts to shutter Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the mortgage-giants bailed out by the government in 2008.

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Greeley, CO

#1 Aug 6, 2013
Gee, a "big government" solution gone bad that even Obama finally sees as a failure? Amazing! What's next? Admitting that he has no idea how to create jobs? Nah, that'd be way too much honesty.

“Yeah, but...”

Since: Sep 11


#2 Aug 6, 2013
What's this? Obama now is saying the GOP was right all along?

Dallas, TX

#3 Aug 6, 2013
And to think how hurt will be the 'Banking Queen' Barney Frank.

Get rid of the Federal Reserve Bank and get rid of a lot of problems.

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