Fannie and Freddie shareholders have new ally: Ralph Nader

Consumer advocate Ralph Nader — who’s perhaps best known for dooming the Chevrolet Corvair and Al Gore’s presidential aspirations — has a new cause: “the plight of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s common shareholders,” who were wiped out in 2008 when the government placed the companies in conservatorship.  Source: albanytribune.com.