FILE - This May 8, 2008, file photo, shows blank checks on an idle press at the Philadelphia Regional Financial Center, which disburses payments on behalf of federal agencies in Philadelphia. The Treasury Department says it has issued more than 156 million payments as part of President Joe Biden’s coronavirus relief plan. This includes 25 million payments on April 6, 2021, that were primarily to Social Security beneficiaries who hadn’t filed 2019 or 2020 tax returns.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

New office in Treasury Dept will oversee COVID-19 relief spending

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Treasury Department is standing up a central office to oversee COVID-19 economic relief spending.

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Contractors are already organizing as they anticipate the next big spending bill

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SSA ‘aggressively worked’ to give IRS data to process 30M stimulus payments

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Congress secures more paid leave for federal employees in new COVID-19 relief law

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