Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Jr., left, speaks during a news conference with Federal Housing Finance Agency Director James Lockhart, right, in Washington, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2008 on the bailout of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Jr., left, speaks during a news conference with Federal Housing Finance Agency Director James Lockhart, right, in Washington, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2008 on the bailout of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) Associated Press
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Jr., left, speaks during a news conference with Federal Housing Finance Agency Director James Lockhart, right, in Washington, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2008 on the bailout of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) Associated Press

Treasury seizes Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac to bolster housing market

September 07, 2008 12:50 AM