MPA Hot 100 2014: Mel Watt

by Ryan Smith20 Dec 2013
Mel Watt
Name: Mel Watt

Hot 100: President Obama's pick to become director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, Mel Watt has the support of industry groups like the Mortgage Bankers Association, but faced stiff opposition from Senate Republicans. Watt was finally confirmed after a lengthy partisan battle.



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