TITLE

For N.J. Republican, GSEs Headline Housing Agenda

AUTHOR(S)
Kaper, Stacy
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
American Banker;10/19/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 160, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on U.S. Representative Scott Garrett, who would become chairman of the House Financial Services Committee should the Republican party win a majority in the 2010 elections. Garrett discusses his legislative agenda, which includes dissolution of the government-sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and the abolition of a financial consumer protection bureau. Garrett admits his proposals are unlikely to become law due to opposition from President Barack Obama.
ACCESSION #
54551846

 

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