Weekend Must ReadsPosted by on November 10, 2013
Wall Street Journal | Affordable Housing Is What You Can Afford
American Action Forum President Douglas Holtz-Eakin on a Senate housing “reform” bill that includes provisions for politically motivated lending.
Baltimore Sun | Consumer protection bureau fails to protect
A report by a Bipartisan Policy Center task force comes after almost a year's worth of in-depth review and analysis and seems to support what critics of the CFPB have been saying all along: This unaccountable bureaucracy harms business and consumers alike.
Heritage Foundation | Fannie and Freddie: What Record of Success?
The notion that the housing finance system in the U.S. worked until banks foreclosed on millions of homes is inaccurate.
Los Angeles Times | Dodd-Frank: Obama's other big bad law
The financial reform measure, like Obamacare, is flawed, with a similar potential to harm ordinary Americans.