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October 20, 2008
FROM ASSOCIATED PRESS
WASHINGTON -- Freddie Mac secretly paid a Republican consulting firm $2 million to kill legislation that would have regulated and trimmed the mortgage finance giant and its sister company, Fannie Mae, three years before the government took control to prevent their collapse.
Originally posted by ninthaxis
I do not see any difference between this and those crooked lobbyists who's sole job is to further the agenda of its representatives by whatever dirty, under-handed means necessary. Lie, cheat, steal, bribe.