Wall Street Journal video on additional bailout funds
May 10, 2010
Fannie Mae has requested another $8.4 billion from the U.S. Government.
The government-controlled company made the disclosure in its earnings report today.
In this news video about the latest request, Wall Street Journal Reporter Nick Timiraos talks about how so far at both Fannie and its government-controlled cousin Freddie Mac, the U.S. Department of the Treasury has doled out $145 billion to keep the two firms afloat.