White House Pushes Surprise Fannie-Freddie Reform Plan, But is it Workable?

National Mortgage News, June 21, 2018–Joe Adler, Hannah Lang (subscription)
The Trump administration proposed Thursday to rip off the Band-Aid from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, ending conservatorship of the mortgage giants and leaving them to raise their own capital in the private market. But the plan raises a whole host of questions and left many wondering whether it could advance.