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Financial Ruin: A Republican Legacy

Jim Worth | Posted 11.24.2011 | Politics
Jim Worth

The right continues to push U.S. into a deep financial abyss! Holding Republicans responsible for the damage they've caused over the past three decad...

Homeowners Get Help in DC, But Not From Government

Matthew Palevsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Matthew Palevsky

2008-07-24-forclosure.jpg This week thousands of homeowners lined sixtieth street, 3 blocks from the White House, waiting for help to lower their mortgage rates.

Bush: On the Line

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

President Bush and his henchmen are working overtime to ensure that the full extent of damage inflicted upon detainees never sees the light of day.

Herbert Allison, Former McCain Finance Officer, Tapped To Head Fannie Mae

New York Times | Jenny Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Herbert M. Allison Jr., who was named chief executive of Fannie Mae on Sunday, brings to the job nearly three decades of experience on Wall Street, as...

Secretary Paulson's New Gig: Fannie And Freddie PR Man

New York Times | Stephen Labaton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bank examiners from the Federal Reserve and the Comptroller of the Currency are inspecting the books of the nation's two largest mortgage finance comp...

Fannie Mae Bailout Pushes Stocks Up At Open

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street extended its slump into yet another week Monday as investors worried that even a safety net set up for mortgage financier...

Government Not Expected To Bail Out More Companies

AP | JOE BEL BRUNO and STEPHEN BERNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The U.S. government is signaling it won't throw a lifeline to struggling financial companies _ except for mortgage linchpins Fannie M...

Stocks end lower amid worries on Fannie, Freddie

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street's angst over the ongoing fallout from the credit crisis made for a turbulent end to a volatile week Friday _ stocks tumbl...

US Considers Takeover Of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

New York Times | STEPHEN LABATON and STEVEN R. WEISMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Alarmed by the growing financial stress at the nation's two largest mortgage finance companies, senior Bush administration officials are considering a...