On March 15, Treasury Secretary Geithner testified before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs to discuss the Administration's plan for reforming the housing finance market, which entails: (i) reducing the government's role in the mortgage market and winding down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in a responsible manner; (ii) addressing fundamental flaws in the mortgage market; (iii) improving access to a wider range of affordable housing options; and (iv) setting out ways to structure government support in the housing finance market in the future. Geithner Testimony.