Republican Lawmaker Eyes GSE Wind-Down

20 Jan 2011

Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) plans to introduce legislation into the House of Representatives to wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in five years.

Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) plans to introduce legislation into the House of Representatives to wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in five years. The Republican lawmaker, who proposed similar legislation that failed in the Democrat-controlled House, told reporters the timetable is not set in stone, but "[w]hat ...

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