Rep. Baker Subcommittee to Question Treasury Official on GSE Policy

July 10, 2002

The House Financial Services Capital Markets Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Richard H. Baker (LA), will hold a hearing to review regulation of housing government sponsored enterprises ? Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the Federal Home Loan Banks.

The hearing, scheduled for 2 p.m., will feature testimony from Treasury Under Secretary for Domestic Finance Peter R. Fisher.

Under Secretary Fisher is expected to testify on a number of wide-ranging issues including restructuring GSE regulation and improving disclosure and market discipline.

Source: House Financial Services Committee