November 16, 2017

Debunking Disability Fraud Myths

Debunking Disability Fraud Myths A set of recent articles in the New York Times set astir notions of fraud being rampant for disability benefits under the Social Security Disability Fund.   In one of the articles, comment was interpreted that current legislation pointed to the belief by some that the fund was not work protecting until the perceived abuses could be better governed. There is an excellent policy brief from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities that explains the disability system in good detail. While there is a perception, there are facts that override the perceptions, some are: Getting on disability […]