WASHINGTON - House Banking Committee Chairman Jim Leach on Monday accused the Treasury Department of playing banks against thrifts to create opposition to his Glass-Steagall/regulatory relief package.

Treasury opposes the legislation's restrictions on the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency - a bureau of the Treasury.

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