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  1. The Banking CrisisPLAYING the FedRead the original story

    17 min ago | American Reporter

    ... out, all we heard about was Palin, pigs and lipstick. Now these names have returned to the news, and the names of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, AIG, Merrill Lynch, Washington Mutual and Lehman Brothers are being added to the Wall of Shame. The crumbling ...

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  2. Jeb Bush: Current housing and debt situation unsustainableRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Housing Wire

    ... and brother held, said at a small fundraiser that he believes the 30-year-mortgage is likely in decline, that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac need reform, and that the current housing and debt system is unsustainable. The following is from a rough ...

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  3. Alex Pollock End Fannie and Freddie's Free Ride on Government CreditRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | National Mortgage News

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's profits utterly depend on having their obligations backed by the U.S. Treasury - and thus by taxpayers. Without the Treasury's effective guarantee, Fannie and Freddie would be unable to remain in business, especially with the capital of approximately zero they have had since 2008.

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  4. Momentum10 Reasons Why Jim Douglas Must GoRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... that as many as 150 more banks may go under in the next year or so. Then there are trials and tribulations of Fannie Mae (the Federal National Mortgage Association) and Freddie Mac (the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp.), the two federally-chartered ...

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  5. Mortgage MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Weekly Standard

    ... and interest rate risks' (1999 Peter J. Wallison must be quite familiar with this idea. A longtime critic of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government-sponsored enterprises (GSE) tasked with injecting liquidity into the secondary mortgage market, ...

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  6. Farmer Mac: Prudently Profiting From GSE PrivilegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seeking Alpha

    ... it? (A quick overview for those who don't have the patience for my long initial report : Farmer Mac is the Fannie Mae ( OTCQB:FNMA ) of agriculture. The company traffics in agricultural loans: it'll buy them, guarantee them, or lend collateralized ...

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  7. Trending Thursday: Housing, mortgage finance getting a break from Washington?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Housing Wire

    ... while maintaining some degree of FSOC review. Other proposals in the bill take aim at mortgage finance firms Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac , "systemically important" designations to non-banks and insurance industry supervision. Additionally, the bill ...

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  8. End Ex-Im, the government's EnronRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Washington Examiner

    ... the hook for billions of dollars in bad loans. We have paid for such bad decisions before. The painful lessons of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac should not go unheeded. Congress made it clear that Ex-Im needs to reform the way it does business, but ...

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  9. The Banking CrisisPLAYING the FedRead the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ... out, all we heard about was Palin, pigs and lipstick. Now these names have returned to the news, and the names of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, AIG, Merrill Lynch, Washington Mutual and Lehman Brothers are being added to the Wall of Shame. The crumbling ...

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  10. Beukes v. Gmac Mortgage LLC LLC 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | FindLaw

    Dirk BEUKES; Gesina Beukes, individuals, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. GMAC MORTGAGE, LLC, as Successor in Interest to Homecomings Financial, LLC; Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., a Delaware Corporation; Federal National Mortgage Association; John & Jane Does, 1-10, Defendants-Appellees.

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  11. Sixth Circuit Rejects Due Process Clause Challenge to Michigan ForeclosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | JD Supra

    ... - (Apr. 7, 2015), ruled on a particularly interesting issue: whether the Federal National Mortgage Association's (Fannie Mae) foreclosure upon the plaintiffs' home violated their constitutional due process rights. The court answered, "No." The ...

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  12. Fannie Mae accused of neglecting foreclosures in minority areasRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | SFGate

    Fannie Mae neglected foreclosed homes in minority neighborhoods, including Vallejo, Richmond and Oakland, while taking better care of similar homes in white neighborhoods, according to a complaint filed with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development by 20 housing and civil rights groups. Boarded-up or broken windows, graffiti, unlocked doors, damaged gutters, overgrown lawns and shrubs, dead animals and trash were among the signs of neglect that advocates showed in photos at a news conference in Washington on Wednesday.

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  13. Court notes 5/15/15Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Marissa Jones for $185,000; Bear Creek Villiage. Federal National Mortgage Association (per attorney in fact) and Fannie Mae (per attorney in fact) and Phelan Hallinan Diamond and Jones LLP (attorney in fact) to John Zola and Michael Zola for ...

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  14. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Business Wire

    ... T... )--Chase today announced that it will purchase the mortgage servicing rights (MSRs) for 266,000 high-quality Fannie Mae loans worth an estimated $45 billion from Ocwen Loan ... )--XAPPmedia, provider of the first interactive audio content and ...

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  15. Fair Housing Advocates Accuse Fannie Mae Of BiasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Hartford Courant

    A collection of fair housing advocacy groups on Wednesday accused Fannie Mae of a pattern of maintaining and marketing its foreclosed houses in white areas - including in the Hartford area - better than in minority areas. The investigators presented photos at a news conference Wednesday of boarded windows, broken gutters, dead animals, litter and other signs of neglect that they said were far more common at Fannie Mae-owned homes in black and Latino neighborhoods.

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    Wednesday May 13 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    The Fair Housing Center of Central Indiana is one of 20 civil rights groups accusing the Federal National Mortgage Association, or Fannie Mae, of racial discrimination. The groups say Fannie Mae catered to primarily white neighborhoods, while neglecting neighborhoods with mostly minorities.

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  17. Fannie Mae accused of neglecting foreclosures in minority neighborhoodsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | The Baltimore Sun

    In this 2013 file photo, the sun sets behind the Fannie Mae headquarters in Washington. Fannie Mae was accused Wednesday by housing advocates on neglecting foreclosed homes in minority neighborhoods more than in white areas.

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  18. The American Dream: Designed by War PlannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Pravda

    "It is wrong to believe that postwar American suburbanization prevailed because the public chose it...Suburbanization prevailed because of the decisions of large operators and powerful economic institutions supported by federal government programmes...ordinary consumers had little real choice in the basic pattern that resulted...Essentially city planners saw the atomic threat as a means to accelerate the trend of suburbanization.

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  19. Housing Groups Accuse Fannie Mae of DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | National Mortgage News

    Fair housing advocates Wednesday accused the government housing agency Fannie Mae of racial discrimination in 34 metropolitan areas including Columbus. The 19 housing groups and the National Fair Housing Alliance claim Fannie Mae failed to maintain and market homes it owns in black and Latino neighborhoods to the same standards it used in white neighborhoods.

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  20. Capitol Report: Shelby bill douses hopes for Fannie, Freddie investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | MarketWatch

    Hopes were doused Tuesday for shareholders in federally controlled mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac who thought a new Congress might get them closer to a payout. A new Senate proposal aims to get Congress to work on strengthening the country's mortgage-market infrastructure.

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