ACB Is Supporting Baker Bill

May 2001
National Mortgage News;05/07/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 32, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the decision of America's Community Bankers to support a bill that would strengthen regulation of Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. (Freddie Mac). Aspects of the legislation sponsored by Representative Richard Baker; Aim to assure adequate safety and soundness regulation of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.


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