Democrats Will Attach Bond Provision to GSE Reform, Reed Says

Vadum, Matthew
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/8/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32334, p6
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The article reports plans by Democratic senators to add a provision to a bill intended to reform government-sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that could result in $1.6 billion in tax-exempt bonding for affordable housing in the United States. In addition, the legislation would create an independent regulator to supplant the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight.


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