Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel
2800 South Potomac Ave
Arlington, Virginia 22202
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Rep. Scott Garrett has served as chairman of the House government-sponsored enterprise subcommittee since the Republicans took control of the chamber in 2010. He has been a leading advocate for reforming Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac as well as making other changes to the mortgage market, including promoting the use of covered bonds. He is a top critic of the Dodd-Frank Act, and has introduced legislation to stop the Financial Stability Oversight Council from designating nonbanks as systemically important.