A Cautionary Note for Those Intent on Gutting GSEs

National Mortgage News, July 31, 2017–Thomas P. Vartanian (subscription)
There can realistically be only muted hope that today’s Congress, nine years after the conservatorships started, will agree on a feasible strategy to unwind Fannie and Freddie and replace them with a viable alternative. Washington is too divided; the chances of a bipartisan bill are still in question.