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PBS NewsHour | News Wrap: Government Sues Big Banks Over Risky Mortgages | PBS

Duration: 03:30
Program: PBS NewsHour #10146
Broadcast Date: Sep. 2, 2011

In other news Friday, the Federal Housing Finance Agency sued 17 major banks over risky mortgages, charging that they misrepresented the quality of mortgage-backed securities before the housing meltdown. Also, President Obama overruled the Environmental Protection Agency and dropped a plan for stricter curbs on industrial smog.

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Post Date: September 2, 2011