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Former Treasury Sec. Paulson to return to Chicago

From Crain’s Chicago Business | Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, who grew up in Barrington Hills, is returning to Chicago, according to reports. Paulson reportedly maintained a home in Barrington Hills while working in New York and Washington in recent years.

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Paulson: Government entangled in housing market

cbb-a-paulson-uchicago.jpgFormer Secretary of the Treasury Henry M. Paulson Jr. spoke at the University of Chicago on Tuesday. (Abel Uribe/ Chicago Tribune)

By Greg Burns | A fundamental restructuring of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie
Mac is “highly likely” as the U.S. government moves to sharply reduce
its involvement in the housing market, former Treasury Secretary Henry
M. Paulson Jr. said Tuesday at the University of Chicago.

But necessary changes can’t occur right away because the financial
system remains heavily dependent on the government-backed companies,
Paulson said at an appearance to promote his new book, “On The Brink.”

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