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3 Nov 2018, 2:40 pm by Ted Smith
Over the last few years, the Social Security Administration has changed the way it decides disability cases. [read post]
19 May 2021, 8:53 am by CharlesB
Ever since President Joe Biden was sworn into office January 20, 2021 Social Security advocates have been clamoring for Biden to oust Andrew Saul from the Social Security commissioner’s office because Saul was appointed by Donald Trump and they claim has policies that have harmed beneficiaries and Social Security employees. [read post]
26 Apr 2010, 4:31 pm by John Tucker
As part of Social Security Administration's ('SSA') new Open Government initiative, the SSA website has a variety of statistics that are helpful. [read post]
5 Oct 2014, 7:23 pm
Before August 24, 1999, deciding an obesity claim was pretty easy for the Social Security Administration. [read post]
10 May 2014, 7:16 pm by Gerald Gregory Lutkenhaus
If there is a dispute between the injured worker and the insurance company over his/her disability status that dispute is resolved by a Deputy Commissioner at the Commission in an administrative hearing.Second, Social Security Disability (SSD) is a federal program and is not run by states such as Virginia. [read post]
24 Aug 2011, 2:33 pm by Orin Kerr
The Social Security Commissioner can only be removed by the President for “neglect of duty or malfeasance in office.” [read post]
28 Aug 2009, 7:44 pm
Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security, announced Thursday that the agency has entered into an agreement with Microsoft to test the use of Microsoft's HealthVault application in the disability process. [read post]
For the long Memorial Day weekend, here are several notable articles and blog posts for you to read: Improving Access: Expanding Acceptable Medical Sources for the Social Security Administration Disability Determination Process by the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty (link opens a PDF) Dueling Visions of the Social Security Disability Adjudicatory System by William Funk Disability Judges – SSA’s secret Judge Policy by Erin Schmidt… [read post]
5 Mar 2020, 10:02 am by CharlesB
A previous blog post reported that congressional Democrats are urging Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul to withdraw a proposed rule that would allow Administrative Appeals Judges (AAJs) to conduct retirement and disability hearings in place of some Administrative Law Judges (ALJs) even though the AAJs do not have the same experience and qualifications as ALJs. [read post]
8 Nov 2018, 12:07 pm by Kathryn Moore
Anthony Yang, representing the respondent, Nancy Berryhill, the acting social security commissioner, also argued in favor of a separate cap. [read post]
17 Jun 2009, 10:58 am
The list is definitely worth  reviewing if you are representing claimants before the Social Security Administration. [read post]
8 Jul 2011, 7:18 am by Disability Blogger
According to the commissioner of the Social Security Administration, Michael Astrue, it currently takes, on average across the country, about 367 days, a bit more than a year, to receive benefits, assuming an individual is approved. [read post]
16 Jul 2021, 8:01 am by CharlesB
Although Saul claimed that he was the term-protected commissioner of Social Security and could not be removed, the Biden Administration sought out a legal opinion and it was determined Biden had the right to remove Saul. [read post]
31 Mar 2011, 3:11 am by Bob Kraft
Older people might feel they are falling behind because they haven’t had a raise since 2009, but many are benefiting, said Andrew Biggs, a former deputy commissioner of the Social Security Administration who is now a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. [read post]