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Treasury sweep of Fannie, Freddie shareholder profits “costly for housing”

By Trey Garrison

Yale Law School lecturer Logan Beirne examined a lawsuit recently filed by three Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac investors accusing the federal government of exceeding its authority as a conservator.

The three plaintiffs in question allege that the Federal Housing Finance Agency and the U.S. Treasury “systemically exceeded their limited authority under HERA” and “acted arbitrarily and capriciously.”

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