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Having Appropriate Treatment for Your Medical Conditions is Crucial for Your Case! SSD in a Nutshell Series Blog 4

Seems like an obvious statement, right?  Well surprisingly there are many Social Security Disability claimants who are not receiving sufficient treatment for their conditions.  Not only does a person benefit by having sufficient health treatment for his medical conditions but his disability case will also benefit. 642 more words

Basics Of Social Security Disability

Social Security Disability in a Nutshell Series Blog 1

What is Social Security Disability? I can tell you that it is not a welfare program  and is certainly NOT handed out to just anyone.  If this were true I would be driving a Rolls and not a Jeep Patriot. 1,307 more words

Basics Of Social Security Disability

"How A President Negotiates With Congress": Cross-Party Negotiations In Congress Are More About Leverage

The Democratic presidential primary has sparked a discussion on the left about the value of bold proposals vs incrementalism. In arguing for the latter, Scott Lemieux… 774 more words


Medicare and Medicaid are unsustainable

Yes, on the current course both programs will bust the budget and fail. 15 more words


Medicare and Medicaid Turns 50 Today: Big Challenges Await

President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the bill creating Medicare and Medicaid at the library of former President Harry S. Truman, who was in attendance, on July 30, 1965. 849 more words

Thursday Numbers

Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom. – George S. Patton

Welcome to “Thursday Numbers!” In case you’re new around here, “Thursday Numbers” is the weekly column where I take a look at the numbers that are in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary sometimes sprinkled with sarcasm. 360 more words