Federal National Mortgage Association http://michiganradio.org en Is it time to get rid of Fannie Mae? Congressman Gary Peters thinks so. http://michiganradio.org/post/it-time-get-rid-fannie-mae-congressman-gary-peters-thinks-so <p><a href="http://peters.house.gov/index.cfm?sectionid=22&amp;parentid=21&amp;sectiontree=21,22&amp;itemid=383">Michigan Congressman Gary Peters</a> is proposing doing away with the federal home mortgage financing system.&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fannie_mae">Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac</a> became the backbone of the nation&rsquo;s mortgage system in the past decade.&nbsp; Fannie and Freddie played a critical role in the housing market collapse.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 May 2011 14:09:23 +0000 Steve Carmody 2481 at http://michiganradio.org Is it time to get rid of Fannie Mae? Congressman Gary Peters thinks so.