Posts Tagged ‘fannie mae’

Should We Fire Fannie and Freddie?

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

Obama wants to tax the banks that received taxpayer dollars, even if they’ve paid it back. This plan is cheered by many as the latest round of bonuses are handed out to the bank executives. Why is it that no one complains about the taxpayer dollars wasted on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and the bonuses given to those executives. Actually, why don’t we just get rid of Fannie and Freddie? By the way, Fannie Mae is not a candy store. (more…)