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Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Obama to Maintain Government Mortgage Dominance


“President Obama has directed a small team of advisers to develop a proposal that would keep the government playing a major role in the nation’s mortgage market, extending a federal loan subsidy for most home buyers, according to people familiar with the matter.” (Washington Post)

More hair of the dog.

FEE Timely Classic
“Nationalization of the Mortgage Market” by Robert P. Murphy