Litigation

California AG Sues Feds Over Renewable Energy Loans

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - (AP) State Attorney General Jerry Brown sued the federal government Wednesday, asking a judge to stop government-sponsored mortgage buyers from blocking a program that lets homeowners pay for energy-efficient improvements through increased property taxes. Brown's lawsuit argues that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's opposition is forcing California counties. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.