September 22, 2016

Today, an all-time high of over 1.1 million Americans are waiting an average of 582 days to have hearings and receive decisions on their Social Security claims, including disability benefits, hearings on retirement or survivor’s claims, and overpayments.

July 25, 2016

The National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR), a leading expert in the field of social security disability law, presented two prestigious awards at its recent national conference: the Eileen P. Sweeney Distinguished Service Award was awarded posthumously to N.

June 23, 2016

On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, the Board of Trustees released their annual report on the current and projected financial status of the Social Security Trust Funds. The Report concluded that the Social Security programs are stable, and they serve the American people well.

February 9, 2016

President Obama released his Fiscal Year 2017 budget proposal today. It includes a requested total budget authority of $13.237 billion for the Social Security Administration.

December 10, 2015

It’s time to wish a happy retirement to NOSSCR’s longtime Director of Government Affairs, Ethel Zelenske. Ethel has been a longtime advocate for people with disabilities for the last 35 years.

November 2, 2015

Although the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives applauds the final Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, the Social Security Disability Insurance program should never be on the chopping block.

August 13, 2015

The National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR) is honoring Social Security’s landmark 80th birthday tomorrow by urging lawmakers and all Americans to support and strengthen this essential program.

July 23, 2015

The Social Security programs are stable, and are serving the American people well, the Social Security trustees revealed in their annual report, released today.

May 22, 2015

The National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR) awarded the 19th annual Eileen P. Sweeney Distinguished Service Award and the first of a new award – the Nancy G. Shor Leadership Award, at its conference in Arlington, VA recently. The Eileen P.

October 16, 2014

The National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR), a specialized bar association for attorneys and other advocates who represent people with disabilities, is pleased to announce that it has elected Tim Cuddigan as its new President.

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