Despite nearly going under after the crash, Fannie Mae just reported record Q1 profits. Oftentimes lumped in with other “too big to fail” financial entities who were bailed out by the government when the market plummeted, Fannie Mae had long languished in a state of negative profitability. This had proved to be the bane of both market observers as concerned taxpayers, as Fannie Mae became publicly owned following its 2008

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