House Committee approves slate of mortgage, housing reforms

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By contrast, the House of Representatives is prepared to move forward with a comprehensive plan for financial reform. Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services, has said that his financial reform bill, the Financial CHOICE Act, will be his top legislative priority.

On the Senate side of Capitol Hill, the Senate Finance Committee is in the process of marking up its own version of tax reform this week. Although the Finance Committee’s approach is similar to the House approach in some respects, it is quite different in others. For example, while the House bill would permanently reduce the tax rates.

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The House Committee on Financial Services Thursday held a hearing, titled A Failure to Act: How a Decade Without GSE Reform Has Once Again Put Taxpayers at Risk, to review the 10 years since Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (GSEs) were placed under government conservatorship.NCSHA released a statement to comment on some of the issues raised during the hearing.

On April 3, the Senate Finance Committee approved and reported legislation, the Expiring Provisions Improvement, Reform, and Efficiency (EXPIRE) Act, authored by Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (R-UT) to extend for two years many expiring tax provisions, including a provision extending the minimum 9 percent Housing Credit rate for allocations made before January 1, 2016.

Rep. Lance Gooden, R-Texas, joins the house financial services committee from the Texas House of Representatives, where during the 2017 legislative session he led a group of homeowners in a fight to protect homes from being annexed into city limits without the approval of property owners.

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Maxine Waters, Congresswoman and Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, said the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) "acted in haste" in its creation of the Distressed Asset.

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