The Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee on Tuesday will consider seven new bills to reform the operations of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, including one that prevents the Treasury from lowering the current 10% dividend the two pay to the government.

Over the past two years, reports have surfaced that the GSEs have been lobbying Treasury to reduce the dividend payments, which almost guarantee that they will be unable to post any true net earnings.

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