Archive | February, 2018

Delays Just Grow

Even before they begin the process most people filing a claim for Social Security disability know they could be in for a long fight. But according to a report published in the Washington Post the reality is that in 2016 alone, more than 10,000 Americans died waiting for a decision of their disability case. The […]

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Disrespect for Claimants is Rampant

It’s a common line from conservative politicians: that the Social Security Disability program is just welfare for people too lazy to work. Many of those politicians haven’t spent much time at all actually talking to the people they’re denouncing — people like Randy Pitts. Before his body started to fail him, Pitts, a 43-year-old in […]

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