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Obama Promoted Housing Plan During Visit To James Lee Community Center In Falls Church

The Obama administration is trying to fix a stubborn drag on the economy by allowing all homeowners to refinance their mortgages at lower interest rates even if they owe more than their homes are worth.

02/01/2012

Mitt Romney's primary win in Florida showed that his campaign strategy has been adapted to be more aggressive. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Analysis: Romney Proves He’s Tough And Adaptable

Mitt Romney’s resounding win in the Florida GOP primary is a warning shot to any Democrats who think the former Massachusetts governor will be a soft target.

01/31/2012

The GOP presidential nominees go back and forth on immigration issues during Thursday's CNN debate. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney, Gingrich Exchange Barbs On Immigration

Newt Gingrich cast Mitt Romney as the most anti-immigrant candidate of the four contenders for the Republican presidential nomination in campaign debate Thursday night in Hispanic-heavy Florida.

01/26/2012

Newt Gingrich

Gingrich’s Former Company To Release Freddie Mac Contract

WASHINGTON (AP) — A consulting firm founded by Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has agreed to release contracts with mortgage giant Freddie Mac that paid the company $1.6 million. The release would come months after […]

All News 99.1 WNEW–01/23/2012

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Romney Defends Investments, Readies Tax Returns

Mitt Romney’s campaign is defending his investments in government-backed housing lenders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac even as it gets ready to release the GOP presidential candidate’s recent income tax returns.

All News 99.1 WNEW–01/23/2012

Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich speak during the ABC News GOP Debate on Dec. 10, 2011 in Des Moines, Iowa.

Romney To Gingrich: Return $1.6 Million Freddie Mac Gave You

Mitt Romney on Monday aggressively criticized rival Newt Gingrich and called on him to return the estimated $1.6 million he received for providing strategic advice to Freddie Mac, the quasi-government agency that guarantees home mortgages.

12/12/2011

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