Time between request for hearing and actual hearing

    How long is the wait before the hearing with the judge?   The wait between the appeal, the request for hearing, and actual hearing before an administrative law judge has traditionally been the longest period of waiting during

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Stop the Wait Act: Ending the Five-Month Offset

Stop the Wait Act HR 4386 Pending legislative would end the five-month waiting period, or offset, for social security disability insurance (SSDI) past due benefits. Currently, disabled claimants approved for SSDI benefits have five months of past due benefits subtracted

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Covid-19 Update

The recent outbreak of Covid-19 is creating serious disruptions for the Social Security Administration disability program.  The SSA is responding to an unprecedented pandemic, and as such, actively working through different options and ideas in order to maintain operations.  The

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