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10 years after crisis, Fannie, Freddie trigger new alarms about growing role

Politico
10 years after crisis, Fannie, Freddie trigger new alarms about growing role

Republican lawmakers are raising alarms that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government-run companies at the center of the U.S. mortgage market, are quietly expanding their activities to fortify themselves against any efforts to rein them in. A decade after the government rescued the mortgage financiers