In this Aug. 8, 2011, photo, the Fannie Mae headquarters is seen in Washington. Fannie Mae earned $17.2 billion lin 2012, the biggest annual profit in the
In this Aug. 8, 2011, photo, the Fannie Mae headquarters is seen in Washington. Fannie Mae earned $17.2 billion lin 2012, the biggest annual profit in the U.S. mortgage giant's history, helped by a record fourth quarter. (Associated Press)