The bank is one of the better-managed, but a rise in mortgage refinancing may be helping the industry as a whole.
In dispatching GM's Rick Wagoner and directing carmakers toward clean cars, Obama indicates tax dollars won’t come free.
Some 40 percent of foreclosure-related evictions involve renters. Congress and 13 states weigh giving them greater protection.
Even Democrats signal adjustments are likely, given rising projections for budgetary red ink.
As much as $1 trillion will lower long-term loan rates like mortgages but it raises the specter of inflation.
Members of both parties are mad at the insurance giant. But big questions remain over what they can do about it.
The central bank plans to buy as much as $300 billion in Treasury debt and purchase more mortgage-backed securities.