Uniform Mortgage Servicing Standards
Witnesses testified about creating national standards to regulate the mortgage servicing industry, and about a recent report on greater federal oversight over mortgage servicers and the foreclosure process.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- A. Nicole Clowers Director Government Accountability Office->Financial Markets and Community Investment
- Laurie Goodman Senior Managing Director Amherst Securities
- Richard Harpootlian Attorney
- Tim P. Johnson U.S. Senator [D] South Dakota
- Bob Menendez U.S. Senator [D] New Jersey
- Jeff Merkley U.S. Senator [D] Oregon
- Anthony B. Sanders Distinguished Professor George Mason University->Finance
- David H. Stevens President and CEO Mortgage Bankers Association of America
- Diane Thompson Counsel National Consumer Law Center
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