Social Security Field Offices

A hearing examined the inadequacies among a number of key services to the public at Social Security Administration (SSA) field offices… read more

A hearing examined the inadequacies among a number of key services to the public at Social Security Administration (SSA) field offices resulting from reductions in staff and growth in workloads. The deficiencies include difficulty in reaching many field offices by telephone, long waiting times for walk-in customers, and decreased Social Security trust fund balances and increased Federal budget deficits resulting from fewer periodic eligibility reviews of Social Security beneficiaries. close

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  • Barbara D. Bovbjerg Director Government Accountability Office->Education, Workforce and Income Security Issues
  • Linda S. McMahon Deputy Commissioner Social Security Administration->Operations
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Social Security Field Offices

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Program ID:
205241-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 8, 2008

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  • May 08, 2008 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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