Category Archives: Disability Benefits (SSDI)

Rectal Rhetoric From Senators Coburn & Hatch About SSDI Beneficiaries

This post has been edited to correct an error and to expand on ALJ decisions. Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Tom Coburn (R-OK) are worried. They’re all sick and nervous about the Social Security Disability (SSDI) program. According to Senator … Continue reading

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Big Lie #3 – Social Security Disability Beneficiaries Are Fraudulent Freeloaders

One of the most maddening Big Lies we hear from the conservative side of the political spectrum is that disabled individuals who receive benefits from any government source, specifically from Social Security, are committing fraud, are just freeloaders, that they … Continue reading

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Question #3 – How Does Work Affect SSDI Benefits

A question I used to get asked all the time went something like this — I have received SSDI (Social Security Disability Insurance) benefits for a couple of years now, and i am interested in trying to work again. What … Continue reading

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