Date Title Publication
09/28/2015 ICBA Urges Congress to Block FHFA Plan Restricting FHLB Access NewsWatch Today
09/16/2015 ICBA: Don’t Use G-Fees to Fund Highway Bill NewsWatch Today
09/15/2015 Industry Letter Opposing Use of GSE Guarantee Fees for Non-Safety and Soundness Purposes Industry Letter to Congress
09/08/2015 Fine in WSJ: Don’t Hand Housing Market Keys to Megabanks NewsWatch Today
08/26/2015 Fannie Mae Launches New Low-Income Product NewsWatch Today
08/20/2015 FHFA Finalizes 2015-17 Fannie, Freddie Housing Goals NewsWatch Today
08/07/2015 Fannie Mae Sends Another $4.4B to Treasury NewsWatch Today
07/09/2015 ICBA Files Amicus Brief on Behalf of Perry Capital LLC NewsWatch Today
03/03/2015 Housing Finance Reform and Regulation of the GSEs Priority Policy Resolution
03/03/2015 GSE Lending: Operational Concerns Policy Resolution
12/12/2014 Concerns Regarding Recent Announcements by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the FHFA Letter to Regulators
10/08/2014 Request for Input: Proposed Single Security Structure Letter to Regulators
09/08/2014 FHFA Proposed Rule on G-Fees and Private Mortgage Insurance FHFA
08/13/2014 ICBA Statement on FHFA Single Security Proposal News Release
04/11/2014 Housing Finance Reform Industry Letter
03/27/2014 ICBA Statement on Waters Bill to Reform Housing-Finance System News Release
03/27/2014 ICBA Congratulates Community Banker Maria Contreras-Sweet on Confirmation as SBA Administrator News Release
03/20/2014 Proposal to Reduce the Loan Purchase Limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Letter to Regulators
03/17/2014 ICBA Statement on Johnson-Crapo Legislative Text on Housing-Finance Reform News Release
03/11/2014 ICBA Statement on Johnson-Crapo Agreement on Housing-Finance Reform News Release
11/18/2013 Industry Letter Requesting an Extension of Time for Feedback on the FHA Single-Family Housing Policy Handbook Industry Letter to Regulators
11/05/2013 Housing Finance Reform: Protecting Small Lender Access to the Secondary Mortgage Market Testimony
11/05/2013 ICBA Testifies on Ensuring Community Bank Access to Robust Secondary Mortgage Market News Release
10/15/2013 Conforming Loan Limits Letter to Regulators
09/30/2013 Housing Finance Reform White Paper White Paper
09/30/2013 ICBA White Paper Outlines Principles of Housing Finance Reform News Release
07/23/2013 Creating a Housing Finance System Built to Last: Ensuring Access for Community Institutions Testimony
07/23/2013 ICBA Testifies Before Senate Committee on Housing-Finance Reform News Release
07/18/2013 ICBA Testifies on House Plan to Reform Secondary Mortgage Market News Release
07/18/2013 A Legislative Proposal to Protect American Taxpayers and Homeowners by Creating a Sustainable Housing Finance System Testimony
07/12/2013 ICBA Issues Statement on Secondary Mortgage Market Legislation Proposed by Rep. Hensarling News Release
06/07/2013 Freddie Mac Low Activity Fee Letter to Regulators
06/07/2013 ICBA Concerned with Freddie Mac Low-Volume Fees for Small Lenders News Release
01/09/2012 AML and SAR Requirements for GSEs Letter to Regulators
10/25/2011 Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Fees Letter to Congress
10/21/2011 GSE Fees Industry Letter to Congress
06/28/2011 Housing Finance Reform: Access to the Secon for Small Financial Institutions Testimony
03/29/2011 Public Proposals for the Future of the Housing Finance System Testimony
03/01/2011 Mortgage Finance Reform: An Examination of the Obama Administration’s Report to Congress Written Statement
02/28/2011 Averting Moral Hazard in the Housing Finance Market Letter to Regulators
12/07/2010 Support for the Nomination of Joe Smith to Lead the Federal Housing Finance Agency Letter to Congress
07/21/2010 Housing Finance System Letter to Regulators
04/14/2010 Housing Finance – What Should the New System Be Able to Do? Testimony
03/12/2010 GSE Preferred Stock Letter to Regulators
09/24/2009 Fannie Mae’s and Freddie Mac’s Duty to Serve Underserved Markets Letter to Regulators
08/04/2009 Executive Compensation at Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the Federal Home Loan Banks Letter to Regulators
06/02/2009 Present Condition and Future Status of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Letter to the Hill
11/26/2008 Ten Percent Risk Weight Letter to Regulators
10/02/2008 Support for Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 Letter to the Hill
09/29/2008 ICBA Urges Prompt Passage of Financial Rescue Plan (H.R. 3997) Letter to the Hill
09/26/2008 ICBA Urges Congress to Enact Legislation to Address Financial Crisis Letter to the Hill
09/23/2008 Industry Letter Opposing the Inclusion of Bankruptcy Changes in the Mortgage-Market Stabilization Plan Letter to Hill
09/19/2008 Community Bank Urgent Inclusions in Emergency Financial Industry Policy Actions Letter to Treasury Secretary Paulson
09/19/2008 Op Ed in Amercian Banker
09/16/2008 Urgent Tax Action Needed Letter to Hill
09/15/2008 GSE Preferred Stock Letter to the Editor
09/09/2008 Temporary Capital Relief Letter to Regulators
08/28/2008 Community Banks and GSE Preferred Stock Letter to Regulators
07/31/2008 H.R. 3221 Summary Summary
04/30/2008 Home Valuation Code of Conduct Letter to Regulators
04/30/2008 Joint Letter on Home Valuation Code of Conduct Letter to Regulators
03/12/2007 Legislative Proposals on GSE Reform Testimony
07/28/2006 GSE Regulator Pushes for Legislation WWR
07/21/2006 Bernanke Softens Stance on GSE Portfolios WWR
06/23/2006 Shelby Calls for Passage of GSE Oversight Legislation WWR
06/16/2006 FHLBs, Fannie & Freddie Debt Part of Treasury Review WWR
05/26/2006 Exam Results in Fine, Portfolio Cap for Fannie Mae WWR
05/19/2006 Fannie Mae Special Exam Due Out Next Week WWR
05/05/2006 Freddie Mac Extends Hurricane Relief WWR
04/28/2006 SEC Chairman Addresses SOX, Fannie and Bank Securities Activities WWR
03/17/2006 Snow Signals Shift in GSE Stance WWR
10/28/2005 ICBA-Backed GSE Bill Clears House; Damaging Amendments Successfully Defeated WWR
10/07/2005 Freddie Mac Estimates Hurricanes Losses WWR
07/29/2005 ICBA Presents Community Bank Views in White House Visit WWR
07/29/2005 Senate Banking Committee Approves GSE Regulatory Bill WWR
07/15/2005 ICBA Supports GSE Reform in Letter to Senate Banking WWR
07/14/2005 ICBA Suppports GSE Reform Letter to the Hill
05/20/2005 Greenspan Again Calls for Limits on Fannie and Freddie WWR
04/19/2005 Proposals for Reforming the Regulation of the Government-Sponsored Enterprises Testimony
04/15/2005 Snow, Jackson Testify on GSE Regulation WWR
04/01/2005 Snow Backs GSE Portfolio Limits As Congress Nears Review WWR
04/01/2005 Freddie Mac Reports 2004 Results, Fannie Mae Downgraded WWR
02/25/2005 Bad News and Good News at Fannie Mae WWR
01/28/2005 GSE Reform Tops Shelby Wish List WWR
01/14/2005 Another Fed Study Critical of GSEs WWR
10/24/2004 GSE Reform May Slip; ICBA Presents View Before Senate Banking WWR
08/18/2004 Treasury Can Control GSE Debt; Bush Administration Keeps Pressure on GSEs WWR
05/28/2004 Oxley, Raines Disagree on GSE Bill Prospects WWR
05/14/2004 Fannie Mae to Change Accounting for Impairment WWR
04/30/2004 GSE Risk Controls Mulled WWR
04/23/2004 GSE Bill Stalemated Over Receivership Issue WWR
04/09/2004 Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae Face Regulatory Actions WWR
04/02/2004 No April Fool's Joke! ICBA Backed Bennett/Enzi Amendment Passes!! WWR
04/02/2004 Senate Banking Committee Passes GSE Legislation WWR
04/01/2004 ICBA-Backed Bennett/Enzi Amendments Approved Banker Alert
03/31/2004 Markup Thursday Afternoon, April 1, on GSE Regulatory ReformAccess Restricted Urgent Lobbying Request
03/26/2004 GSE Regulator's Receivership Authority Emerges as Sticking Point WWR
03/05/2004 Chairmen Agree on Independent GSE Regulator WWR
03/05/2004 The New Housing GSE Regulator: Get the Structural Plumbing Right WWR
03/05/2004 FDIC Finds Risk Exposure to GSE Debt Manageable WWR
02/27/2004 Greenspan and GSE Heads Disagree WWR
01/16/2004 FHFB Releases Governance Report; Hearing Scheduled WWR
01/02/2004 Federal Reserve Economist Study Makes Waves WWR
12/19/2003 Fannie Mae's Raines Offers Views; GSE Debate Will Continue in 2004 WWR
12/12/2003 OFHEO Fines Freddie Mac, Issues Critical Report WWR
12/05/2003 Reading Between the Lines WWR
10/31/2003 Enough, Already WWR
10/23/2003 ICBA Stresses Need for Independence In Regulation of Housing GSEs News Release
10/23/2003 Regulation of Housing GSEs Testimony
10/17/2003 Stalemate on GSE Regulatory Restructuring? WWR
10/17/2003 FHFB Chair Says Go Slow on GSE Reform WWR
10/10/2003 Treasury Flexes Muscles on GSE Bill, Markup Postponed WWR
10/08/2003 House Committee Postpones GSE Markup Banker Update
10/06/2003 ICBA Unanimously Opposes Royce/Maloney Amendment News Release
10/06/2003 Oppose Royce/Maloney Amendment to Add FHLBanks to GSE Legislation (H.R. 2575) Joint State Community Banking Trade Association Memo
10/03/2003 ICBA Voices Concern Over Administration's Recommendations on GSE Bill News Release
10/02/2003 GSE Regulatory Restructuring Letter to the Hill
09/30/2003 Contact Reps to Push for Independence of New GSE Regulator and FHLBanks' Regulator Urgent Lobbying Request
09/26/2003 GSEs Center Stage This Week WWR
09/12/2003 Administration Proposes New Regulatory Oversight for Housing GSEs WWR
09/10/2003 Housing GSEs in the Administration Spotlight - Community Bankers Take HeedAccess Restricted Banker Update
ICBA/Freddie Mac Partnership
ICBA/Fannie Mae Partnership

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