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  • Fannie Mae Employees Keep Fat PayChecks at Taxpayers’ Expense

    02/04/2013 8:25:20 AM PST · by Kaslin · 4 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | February 4, 2013 | Mark Calabria
    Earlier this week the Inspector General (IG) of the Federal Housing Finance Agency released a report documenting the current pay levels of mid-level executives at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, those mortgage giants which contributed to the financial crisis and have so far cost the taxpayer over $180 billion.   Despite the bail-outs, it seems the GSEs are still a comfortable place to work, all at the taxpayers’ expense. This chart, reproduced from the IG report, illustrates that the GSEs’ over 300 Vice Presidents actually got paid more in 2011 than 2010, with a median compensation of $388,000.  Those poor directors, of...