Senate Banking Committee Announces Hearing on the Government Sponsored Enterprises

February 4, 2005

WASHINGTON, -- The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee has scheduled a hearing for February 10th, on "The Role of the Government Sponsored Enterprises in the Mortgage Market."

The witnesses will be:

  • The Honorable John C. Weicher, Federal Housing Commissioner/Assistant Secretary of Housing, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development;
  • Professor Richard K. Green, George Washington University School of Business;
  • Professor Anthony B. Sanders, Department of Finance, Ohio State University;
  • Professor Susan M. Wachter, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; and
  • Mr. Allen Fishbein, Consumer Federation of America.