RollingStone reported on President Obama's hoarding key financial documents from government sponsored enterprises like Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The article stated:
In the pre-crash years, however, the firms' leaders acted less like the stewards of utilities and more like sleazy Wall Street hotshots. They made hyper-aggressive business decisions because their bonuses were tied to earnings growth. Some executives even engaged in Enronesque accounting manipulations in an effort to jack up their bonuses even further. These efforts led to record civil fines.