74
      Thursday
      93 / 74
      Friday
      88 / 70
      Saturday
      85 / 65

      Fannie Mae pays Treasury $11.6 billion in 2012

      In 2008, taxpayers spent $188 billion to rescue Fannie Mae -- and smaller sibling Freddie Mac -- from their exposure to risky loans that triggered the financial crisis. Last year, Fannie made record profits.

      Ryan Alexander, president of Taxpayers for Common Sense, offered a progress report on Capital Insider.