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Stories with person: Richard Shelby
  • Senate GOP adds Dodd-Frank rewrite to $21B funding bill 
    Updated: Jul-22-15 1:56 pm

    WASHINGTON - Senate Republicans are trying to use a must-do spending bill to advance legislation significantly revising a landmark law that tightened regulation of the financial services industry after the 2008 financial crisis.

  • CEOs of mortgage giants Fannie and Freddie get big raises 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 6:44 pm

    NEW YORK - The CEOs of government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are getting large raises, to about $4 million a year, as the government relaxes rules that were imposed on the companies after they suffered big losses and were bailed out.