Friday July 20 2018
DS News: Public Policy Think Tank Discusses Future of GSEs
National Law Review: Does the Fifth Circuit’s decision finding the FHFA is unconstitutionally structured presage a similar fate for the CFPB?
Mortgage News Daily: FHFA Ruled Unconstitutional, but Net Sweep Prevails
Thursday July 19 2018
Update in Angel vs. Fannie Mae, et al: The Clerk made a notation on the Court docket indicating that Mr. Angel’s case has been reassigned to Judge Lamberth.
Investors Unite: Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Upholds The Net Worth Sweep, Exposes Taxpayers
Seeking Alpha: Fannie Mae: The Boys Are Back In Town
Wednesday July 18 2018
New filing in Bhatti vs. FHFA, click here to view.
Peter Chapman writes, “The Eighth Circuit received and docketed the Bhatti Plaintiffs’ appeal asking for review of Judge Schiltz’s order dismissing their lawsuit in Minnesota. The Eighth Circuit has directed the Bhatti Plaintiffs to file their opening brief by Sept. 4, 2018.”
Washington Examiner: Government caretaker of Fannie and Freddie is unconstitutional, federal court rules
American Banker: FHFA leadership structure is unconstitutional: Judges
Texas Lawyer: Federal Housing Finance Agency, ‘Not Accountable to the President,’ Deemed Unconstitutionally Structured
Housing Wire: Court of Appeals declares FHFA structure unconstitutional
American Action Forum: A Shock To The GSE Reform World
National Mortgage Professional: Federal Court Declares FHFA Structure Unconstitutional
Fox Business: Fed’s Powell supports jettisoning Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
Housing Wire: Housing finance reform should fix what’s broken
Reuters: Fannie, Freddie shares dip after Fed’s Powell remarks
Housing Wire: Fed Chair Powell: GSE reform essential for U.S. economy
Market Watch: Fannie, Freddie drift lower as Powell says housing should be off government books
Tuesday July 17 2018
New filing in Collins vs. FHFA, click here to view.
Peter Chapman writes, “The Fifth Circuit released its opinion Read More