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SEC After Freddie, Fannie Mae Executives

The Washington Post | Zachary A. Goldfarb and David S. Hilzenrath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Securities and Exchange Commission is moving toward charging former and current Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac executives with violations related to t...

SEC Considers Action Against Ex-Freddie Mac Chief Executive

The New York Times | BEN PROTESS and AZAM AHMED | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The former chief executive of Freddie Mac may face a civil action as the government ramps up an investigation of disclosure practices at the mortgage ...

Fannie's Scandalized, Freddie's Dead -- and the Next Financial Meltdown May Have Already Started

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Here's an idea: Let's give hundreds of billions of dollars in government-backed guarantees to private banks so they make a fortune writing mortgages without any risk to themselves. Hey, what could go wrong?

Wall Street Quietly Creates New Profit From Homeowner Distress

The Huffington Post Investigative Fund | Fred Schulte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Story by The Huffington Post Investigative Fund, originally posted at The Center For Public Integrity. When Florida retiree Gladys Walker fell behi...

Countrywide VIP Gave Fannie Mae "Sweetheart Deals"

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The former Countrywide Financial Corp. gave preferential loans to more than three dozen employees of Fannie Mae while the two giant...

The Most Damning Internal Emails Of The Financial Crisis (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In case you haven't heard, emails live forever. Which may mean that the full story of the financial crisis is lying dormant somewhere on a few forgott...

The 10 Worst Calls Of The Financial Crisis (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Oh, how wrong they were. If there's one overarching truth of the financial crisis, it's that the world's most powerful business leaders, investors and...

Freddie-Fannie Payoffs

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeff Danziger