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Whoa.. has hell frozen over?

Key House Republican praises Obama housing plan

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration's plan to gradually dissolve ailing housing giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and to shrink the government's role in the mortgage market drew praise from House Republicans on Tuesday. The GOP chairman of the House Financial Services Committee called the proposal a good starting point for bipartisan negotiations over a housing overhaul.

 

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gdiamante

Asked by gdiamante at 2:51 PM on Mar. 1, 2011 in Politics & Current Events

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  • I'm.... speechless. A plan by the Obama administration and the Republicans DIDN'T bitch about something or another? Shocking!
    Anouck

    Answer by Anouck at 2:53 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Anything that has to do with getting rid of F and F is a good thing. What replaces it is what matters
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 2:54 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Gradually will be how many years?
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 2:55 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Obama implemented a conservative plan. Of course they like it.
    We've been trying to tell the numbnuts for 2 years it was his Policies we didn't like. ==sigh==
    jewjewbee

    Answer by jewjewbee at 2:57 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Like the health care plan that actually had a LOT of conservative components? You mean those kind of policies? When are "the numbnuts" going to admit that for a Democrat, Obama is actually pretty conservative?

    Yeah, sigh indeed.
    Anouck

    Answer by Anouck at 2:59 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • The federal bailout of Fannie and Freddie was failure. This is the appropriate next step.... Get the government out of the mortgage market..
    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 3:13 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • OH, that's good! yay!
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 3:15 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Like the health care plan that actually had a LOT of conservative components?


    Components to get the Blue Dog vote.... Not good enough to get the support from a decent majority of Americans.. ;o)

    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 3:15 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • mrs.coop

    Answer by mrs.coop at 3:21 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • HA! I thought you were going to say THIS headline...


    Senate Dems Agree to GOP Bill to Cut Spending, Possibly Avoiding Shutdown




    Read more on Newsmax.com: Senate Dems Agree to GOP Bill to Cut Spending, Possibly Avoiding Shutdown

    momof030404

    Answer by momof030404 at 3:40 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

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