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November 17th, 2011
12:29 PM ET

Gingrich paid to influence GOP?

CNN's Brian Todd reports on new information about Newt Gingrich's role with Freddie Mac and how much he was paid.

RELATED STORY: Gingrich faces more questions about Freddie Mac

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Filed under: 2012 election • Brian Todd • Freddie Mac • Newt Gingtich
November 15th, 2011
08:33 AM ET

Gingrich's connection with Freddie Mac

CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports Newt Gingrich accepted hundreds of thousands of dollars from a troubled mortgage giant.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Freddie Mac • Lisa Sylvester • Newt Gingtich
August 8th, 2011
07:37 PM ET

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac downgraded

Lisa Sylvester reports on the S&P's downgrade of the two mortgage giants and the impact it will have on the U.S.

RELATED STORY: Dow drops 634 points after S&P downgrade

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Filed under: Economy • Fannie Mae • Freddie Mac • Lisa Sylvester