Hint to the new FBI task force - review the records of anyone who calls in asking for relief under the Bush/Paulson Mortgage Fraudster / Housing Gambler Bailout plan. Then simply follow the commissions all the way to the top of the food chain (Paulson? Mozilo?).
I bet there's more than a few mortgage fraudsters, realtors, mortgage brokers, appraisers and lenders researching flights to Mexico today...
FBI to Focus On Area Mortgage Loan Fraud - Agency to Host Investigators, Law Enforcement Officials
The FBI today will launch a mortgage fraud task force in its Washington field office, joining a widening net of state and local investigators digging into the market crisis.
Investigators are seeking to uncover evidence of overvalued home appraisals, shoddy lending practices and alleged irregularities in the packaging and sale of groups of loans that were marketed to ordinary investors, state investment funds and big Wall Street banks