Lawmakers Upset HHS Delays Provider Relief Spending Report

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / June 26, 2020 at 3:30 PM
Democratic Reps. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ) and Katie Porter (CA) are concerned about provider relief fund transparency after HHS said provider relief recipients do not need to submit a separate quarterly report to the department or the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee. HHS’ decision on June 13 to delay the reporting requirements for providers receiving at least $150,000 in provider relief undermines Congress’ ability to monitor use of taxpayer funds, the lawmakers said in a joint letter Tuesday (June 23) to...

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