House and Senate Democrats have pushed Biden for more direct payments, but the possible measure would face a legislative challenge.
A dispute over paperwork between the IRS and the Social Security Administration has delayed the payments.
State senators in Wisconsin and Missouri are looking to force prisoners to pay any restitution they owe before receiving an economic impact payment.
On Thursday, the SSA provided the IRS with the paperwork needed for stimulus payments to be issued to federal benefit recipients.
Republican lawmakers have staunchly criticized the president's COVID-19 package, and none voted for its passage through Congress.
A new report from the House Coronavirus Oversight Committee found that only $626 million fraudulent loans issued by the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) have been seized or forfeited.
The House committee on ways and means says almost 30 million Americans have been affected by the hold-up.
Nick Laparra, founder of the company Let's Give a Damn, says the checks are a direct way to help Black people.
The Internal Revenue Service has said more payments are to be received this week as it continues to roll out funds from the latest COVID-19 relief package.
Those who don't receive their direct deposit by March 24 "should watch the mail carefully" for a paper check or prepaid debit card in the coming weeks, the IRS advises.
The IRS is issuing around 17 million direct deposits with an "official pay date" of March 24 for its latest round of stimulus payments.
The president has faced scrutiny from across the political spectrum over issues at the border, but there has still been an uptick in his approval rating.
President Joe Biden's critics have seized on the burgeoning crisis along the southern border as the White House continues its victory lap following the passage of a nearly $2 trillion coronavirus relief package in a partisan vote.
The IRS will "automatically send" third stimulus funds to those who didn't file a tax return but are recipients of federal benefits such as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will allocate $2 billion for COVID-19-related funeral costs starting in April.
No date has yet been announced for when checks will be sent to recipients of Supplemental Security Income.
Many of the president's supporters dismissed concerns about him tripping and focused on policy issues.
The increase in Biden's approval rating across the three polls comes shortly after he signed his $1.9 trillion American Rescue Package and cleared the 100 million vaccine goal more than a month before his 100th day in office.
Economic Impact Payments have been sent to 90 million Americans, after the American Rescue Plan was signed.
Only current Direct Express card holders are eligible to receive the latest stimulus payment on their card.
"My colleagues want to come here and block a valid legal claim from being honored," Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) protested while blocking a Democratic proposal to prevent debt collectors from seizing the $1,400 stimulus payments included in President Joe Biden's American Rescue Plan.
More specifically, middle- and low-income consumer confidence increased by an even greater amount.
"No predatory debt collector should be able to sweep in and swipe these funds from those who need it most," Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) said Wednesday.
President Joe Biden signed into law a historic $1.9 trillion stimulus bill on March 11 that is aimed at helping Americans through the COVID-19 pandemic.
The direct deposit stimulus payments are set to clear and be made available to bank account holders by 9 a.m. local time today.
Black people make up a tiny minority of farmers in the United States and have historically suffered discrimination.
Banks and credit unions will receive around 90 million third stimulus payments from the IRS on March 17.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer slipped language into the American Rescue Plan designed to keep Republicans from using federal funds to subsidize tax cuts for corporations or rich people.
There are a few options for people who are outside the income thresholds.