Freddie Mac

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Making Sense Of Obama’s Housing Market

Is the Obama administration failing the housing market? Maybe.


Mayor Rahm Emanuel (Scott Olson/ Getty Images)

New Book Questions Emanuel’s Sale Of Freddie Mac Stock

A new book out today alleges that Mayor Rahm Emanuel used his insider status to rack up big gains in the stock market.

CBS 2–11/15/2011

Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun and Rahm Emanuel

Opponents Hammer Emanuel On Taxes, Freddie Mac

The gloves have come off in the race for Mayor, with the rest of the field setting its sights on frontrunner Rahm Emanuel, attacking his “luxury services” tax proposal and his ties to mortgage giant Freddie Mac.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2011

Mayoral candidates Rahm Emanuel (left), Gery Chico (CBS)

Chico Slams Emanuel On Ties To Freddie Mac

Mayoral hopeful Gery Chico on Tuesday blasted rival Rahm Emanuel for his ties to mortgage giant Freddie Mac and the national mortgage crisis.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2011