Sens. Seek Help For Chinese Drywall Homeowners

Law360, New York (July 30, 2009, 12:37 PM EDT) -- A group of U.S. senators is calling on federal agencies to take a more active role in the investigation of allegedly tainted Chinese-made drywall, seeking expedited mortgage relief and additional measures to help affected homeowners.

Sens. Jim Webb, D-Va.; Mark Warner, D-Va.; Bill Nelson, D-Fla.; and Mary Landrieu, D-La., sent a letter Tuesday to the Small Business Administration, requesting that it review its existing authority to assist impacted homeowners and businesses.

"Families in our states are, in many cases, watching their dream homes turn into nightmares,"...
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