Falling on Their Fannie: Who Warned Who About the Financial Crisis?

Here’s a story from September of 2008 that serves as a good reminder of which politicians warned of the coming financial crisis, and which ones let it slide (hint: the ones who let it slide and did nothing are now in charge of “fixing” the problem while blaming the problem on those who warned of a problem years ago — funny, eh?).

If anybody should know how to correctly handle Freddie and his complimentary Fannie, you’d think it would be Barney Frank, but that’s far from the case: