New FHFA director says CFPB's new QM rule could significantly impact mortgage credit availability.
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.)
President rolls out his own plan to wind down Fannie and Freddie, a plan similar to Corker-Warner proposal in the Senate.
Former Oregon State Sen. Rick Metsger now awaits being sworn in to fill seat left vacant by Gigi Hyland.
The House Financial Services Committee passed the Protecting American Taxpayers and Homeowners Act July 24 by a vote of 30-27.
House panel passes measure to eliminate Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, largely privatize secondary mortgage market.
WASHINGTON — NCUA Board hopeful Richard Metsger’s nomination was unanimously approved Thursday morning by the Senate Banking Committee.