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Paul Ryan Mad About Budget Bill His Staff Helped Write

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.28.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Tuesday morning that he hadn't seen the new bipartisan budget deal and that the secretive process used to c...

Deaf Protestors in DC Demand the Opportunity to Work

Lydia L. Callis | Posted 09.16.2016 | Impact
Lydia L. Callis

Deaf people want to work and they deserve to feel successful. They are tired of enduring the same oppressive practices that the ADA was supposed to protect against.

Arthur Delaney

Obama Budget Rejects GOP Social Security Move | Arthur Delaney | Posted 02.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is not playing along with Republican demands to reform the Social Security Disability Insurance program. In...

Protecting Social Security Disability Insurance

Sen. Bob Casey | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics
Sen. Bob Casey

On the first day of the 114th Congress, the Republicans in the House of Representatives made an unprecedented change to their rules that puts Social Security recipients at risk of receiving unnecessary cuts to their benefits.

Today's GOP: Too Much 'Rand' and Not Enough 'Paul'

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 03.17.2015 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The GOP and its allies on the far right have been engaged in a prolonged campaign of hysteria-mongering designed to convince the American people that Social Security's disability insurance program is riddled with fraud.

A Stumbling Block Before the Blind

Rabbi Steve Gutow | Posted 02.02.2013 | Politics
Rabbi Steve Gutow

Getting our nation back on sound financial footing is important for all Americans and we support the efforts to reach a deal despite some hardships it might impose. We are simply trying to remind Congress and the President that this is one program that deserves special attention.

Arthur Delaney

Study: Growing Disability Numbers Not A Plot To Increase Dependency | Arthur Delaney | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Some members of Congress have begun leveling accusations that rising enrollment in Social Security's disability insurance program is evi...

Homelessness Myth #20: They Make Millions

Christine Schanes | Posted 07.15.2011 | Impact
Christine Schanes

The myth that homeless people make millions or thousands of dollars is a myth of gigantic proportions.