Dodd-Frank does not include many of the details that are defined for the other voting members of FSOC, including anything on the Independent Member’s specific duties.
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro on Tuesday urged Congress to continue pushing forward on passage of a housing finance reform bill.
Industry leaders gave a generally loving welcome to the agreement on GSE reform reached by Senate Banking Committee Chairman Tim Johnson, D-S.D., and Ranking Member Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, today, with smaller lenders and one investor and taxpayer-minded politician making up…
Leaders of the U.S. Senate Banking Committee had pledged 2013 was the year to complete a measure to shrink the federal role in housing finance. Now they are looking forward to next year. Senate Banking Committee Chairman Tim Johnson and…
In anticipation of the next debate on housing finance reform, stakeholders must agree on ways to measure how well the existing system is making credit available.
Leaders of BPC Housing Commission Encourage Senators Johnson and Crapo to Move Forward on Housing Finance Legislation
Appearing at a BPC forum, Senator Crapo reinforced his commitment to move forward on legislation in early 2014.
The forum explored the future of the FHA, community lending and the role of small banks and innovations in rural housing.