Insider Patenting: How Fannie Mae Chief Got the Patent for Cap and Trade in 2006

John Bambenek 5/28/2010

Just one day after the Democrats seized control of Congress, the Chief Executive of Fannie Mae, Franklin Raines, received the patent for a residential cap-and-trade system (Patent 6904336), What this means is that Raines, along with several colleagues who also “own” the patent, could stand to make huge amounts of money […]