New York attorney general to lead 'risky mortgages' team
January 25th, 2012
08:11 AM ET
2 years ago

New York attorney general to lead 'risky mortgages' team

(CNN) – New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will head a task force to investigate housing practices, a senior administration official said early Wednesday.

During Tuesday night's State of the Union address, President Barack Obama said he was asking U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to create a special unit made up of prosecutors and state attorneys general to "expand our investigations into the abusive lending and packaging of risky mortgages."

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  1. Rudy NYC

    This is going to cause conservative's brains to boil.

    January 25, 2012 08:33 am at 8:33 am |