Man, that's weak. You'll have to do better than that.<quoted text>
I watched your YouTube link. I'm familiar with its content so nothing new.
So please explain how the Republicans who were in control of Congress and the two committees charged with oversight of the GSEs could do nothing because of a few Dems speaking in defense of the GSEs. The Senate Banking,Housing, Urban Affairs committee, 11 Republicans/10Democrats, chaired by a Republican. The House Financial Services committee, 38 Republicans, 32 Democrats, 1 Independent, chaired by a Republican. The ball was in the court of the Republicans, not the Dems. What action did they take?
John McCain ( R ) Arizona, the full text of his letter to G.W.Bush warning of the impending issues and need for regulatory reform at Fannie Mae:
And, George W. Bush, warning Congress about Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac no less than 17 times in 2008:
I deal in facts, not hyperpartisan bullsh!t from the left.