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March 21, 2014

CBO: Fannie and Freddie are ‘Effectively Part of the Government’

By Charles Wisniowski

The OMB recently estimated that Fannie and Freddie will pump more than $179 billion into the Treasury over the next 10 years, assuming the two GSEs remain in operation and continue to pay dividends to the government.

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