Senate rules change paved way for Watt's confirmation after Republicans had vowed to block a vote.
Reports say vote to come up on Tuesday, Dec. 10, under new rules after October vote blocked.
Watt’s confirmation blocked (by 56-42 vote) because he’s a "politician," senator says
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) moves to invoke cloture on nomination for Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.)
WASHINGTON — FHFA's Edward DeMarco says agency will give market time to react.
NCUA chairman to meet at White House today for closed-door Dodd-Frank update.
WASHINGTON — Federal Housing Finance Agency nominee explains position at confirmation hearing.
Sallie Mae chief responds to criticism earlier this week from Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.)
Massachusetts senator questions interest markup Sallie Mae passes on to student borrowers.
North Carolina congressman's nomination to FHFA top spot prompts careful comments from trades.