A proposal to hike guarantee fees on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for the second time in two months was floated Wednesday night during negotiations over a $150 billion bill that would extend the payroll tax deduction and unemployment benefits.

However, a g-fee hike does not seem to be part of the package that congressional leaders are expected to unveil later today, according to industry sources tracking the issue.

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