After a strong start to the beginning of the year, both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac posted record first quarter 2000 earnings. Market innovation and increased income are hailed as the reasons for the companies' successes.

Earnings come despite numerous legislation floating through Congress making the government-sponsored enterprises look less favorable recently.

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