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.
Quorum failure delays NCUA Board nominee, and FHFA nominee, votes until at least Thursday.
During his June 27 confirmation hearing, NCUA Board nominee Richard Metsger dodged what might have been his most controversial question. Is raising the member business lending cap a good idea?
WASHINGTON — Federal Housing Finance Agency nominee explains position at confirmation hearing.