GSE Analyst Opinions
Top Analyst/Journalist Positions on Reformed GSEs and Adherence to Rule of Law

Analyst (Sorted by Impartiality*) Pro Reformed GSE Rating (0-10) Pro Rule of Law Rating (0-10)
James K Glassman 10 Bloomberg 12/22/2013 10 Washington Times 9/2/2014
Tom Sullivan 10 Fox News 8/9/2013 9 Fox News 8/9/2013
Josh Rosner 10 Wharton NYFed Conf 3/18/2015 10 Inside Sources 7/13/2014
Jim Millstein 10 Bloomberg Video 12/2/2013 10 TheStreet 4/5/2013
InsideSources 10 InsideSources 12/23/2014 10 InsideSources 4/29/2015
Ralph Nader 10 Washington Examiner 4/18/2014 10 Reuters 2/21/2014
Dick Bove 10 Yahoo Finance 12/3/2013 10 ValueWalk 2/26/2014
Paulina McGrath 10 CMLA Letter 12/15/2014 10 HousingWire 4/20/2015
John Hempton 10 Bronte Capital 9/13/2009 10 Bronte Capital 8/17/2014
Gretchen Morgenson 10 NY Times 2/15/2014 10 NY Times 2/15/2015
Lawrence McDonald 10 Lawrence McDonald 2014 10 Twitter 4/8/2015
Michael Kao 10 Scribd 5/4/2011 10 American Banker 6/25/2013
Michael Kim 10 Investors Hub 8/19/2014 10 TheStreet 9/30/2014
Bethany McLean 9.5 Slate 2/15/2011 9.5 Reuters 2/18/2014
Tim Rood 10 Fox BN 3/13/2014 10 Bloomberg 6/10/2013
Michael Krimminger 10 Bloomberg BNA 2/26/2015
Jeffrey Dorfman 10 Forbes 3/8/2014
Clifford Rossi 9 The Hill 1/18/2015 10 Paper 10/2/2014
Trey Garrison 9.5 HousingWire 11/5/2014 9.5 HousingWire 7/7/2014
ValueWalk 10 ValueWalk 11/5/2014 10 ValueWalk 11/6/2014
Matt Taibbi 10 Rolling Stone 11/17/2010
Paul Krugman 10 Krugman Blog 7/4/2011
Joseph Murin 10 HousingWire 5/26/2015
Harlan Green 10 Huffington Post 4/10/2013 10 Huffington Post 3/26/2015
Barry Ritholtz 10 Ritholtz Blog 11/26/2011 9.5 Yahoo Finance 3/12/2014
David Fiderer 10 American Banker 5/17/2013 10 National Mortgage News 12/11/2013
Ronald A Cass 10 The Hill 7/9/2014 10 The Hill 7/9/2014
William Issac 9 ValueWalk 7/8/2014 10 ValueWalk 4/5/2015
Tony Fratto 7.5 CNBC 2/11/2011 10 Politico 7/7/2013
William Black 9 New Econ 5/25/2015
Variant Perceptions 9 Variant Perceptions 12/8/2010 9 Twitter 5/2/2014
Karl Smith 9.5 Mother Jones 1/8/2012 9.5 Modeled Behavior 8/27/2010
Dan Freed 8.5 TheStreet 10/24/2014 8.5 TheStreet 10/1/2014
Mike Konczal 7.5 Next New Deal 11/3/2011 8 Washington Post 2/13/2013
David Min 8 Senate Banking 11/22/2013 8 NAR Presentation 11/9/2013
Matt Levine 7.5 Bloomberg 4/30/2014 8 Bloomberg 2/19/2014
Richard Epstein 4 Point of Law 4/9/2014 10 Point of Law 7/17/2013
Mark Calabria 4 CATO 2/18/2015 10 CATO 2/9/2015
Bill Maloni 10 Fox News Video 9/22/2010 10 Bill Maloni Blog 2/1/2015
Timothy Howard 10 Mortgage Wars Book 11/26/2013 10 Tim Howard Paper 1/11/2015
Mark Zandi 10 Washington Post 1/24/2012 ? Urban Institute 5/18/2015
John Berlau 2 Daily Caller 3/25/2014 10 Daily Caller 3/23/2015
Naked Capitalism 2 Naked Capitalism 6/27/2013 5 Naked Capitalism 5/17/2013
Larry Kudlow 0 Twitter 4/14/2015 6 Twitter 4/23/2015
Stephen Blumenthal 0 Timhoward717 11/5/2014 10 Timhoward717 11/5/2014
Jody Shenn 0 0
John Carney 0 WSJ 10/1/2014 0 WSJ 10/5/2014
David H Stevens 0 LinkedIn 4/10/2015 0 LinkedIn via Twitter 4/10/2015
Michael Stegman 0 timhoward717 3/9/2015 0 ValueWalk 3/6/2015
Peter Wallison / Pinto 0 Book 1/1/2004 2 AEI 3/4/2014


GSE Politician Opinions
Politician Positions on GSEs / Rule of Law Compared to TBTF Donations

Politician (Sorted by TBTF Donations) Pro GSE / Rule of Law Rating (0-10) TBTF Donation Support (0-10)
Mark Warner (D) 0 Valuewalk 10/26/2014 10 JPM Blackstone Goldman MS
Ed Royce (R) 0 Valuewalk 6/19/2015 10 BofA Wells UBS JPM
Jeb Hensarling (R) 0 Dallas News 7/13/2015 10 JPM ABA UBS Goldman
Bob Corker (R) 0 Valuewalk 4/10/2014 10 JPM Goldman Credit Suisse
Scott Garrett (R) 0 House.gov 2/8/2011 9 Citigroup BofA UBS
Jim Himes (D) 0 HousingWire 3/19/2015 9 Goldman Citigroup JPM Credit Suisse
John Delaney (D) 0 HousingWire 7/10/2014 8 Blackrock JPM ABA
John C. Carney (D) 0 Valuewalk 7/11/2014 7 BofA JPM Citigroup
Pat Toomey (R) 10 Valuewalk 5/22/2015 1
Ed Perlmutter (D) 10 Transcript 4/10/2013 0
Marsha Blackburn (R) 10 Valuewalk 4/20/2015 0
Mick Mulvaney (R) 10 YouTube 1/28/2015 0
Bruce Poliquin (R) 10 The Maine Wire 1/28/2015 0
Sherrod Brown (D) 10 Bloomberg 4/18/2014 0
Mike Capuano (D) 10 thetruthaboutfannie 2/26/2015 0