Accuracy in Media

Since 2005, $11 Billion in Overpayments for Social Security

More of your hard-earned dollars being wasted by yet another government agency: The Social Security Administration (SSA) made $11 billion in excess payments to individuals collecting disability insurance who later returned to work, according to a government watchdog investigation. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) report released on Monday found that the billions in overpayments were made […]

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Social Security Disability Trust Fund will Go Dry Next Year

The Free Beacon reported: “Social Security’s disability trust fund will run out of money next year, administrators said on Wednesday, forcing steep benefit cuts for the entitlement’s beneficiaries unless Congress acts to shore up the program.” “The program’s trustees said in a report on the fund’s financial state that its fiscal reckoning, which is expected […]

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January 2016

1/8/2016 - IRS Scraps Plan to Collect Donor’s Social Security Numbers

November 2015

11/22/2015 - Heavy-Handed IRS creates “Optional” Filing where Donors’ Social Security Numbers will be Listed

11/4/2015 - More Gov’t Waste: Social Security Paid Employees who were Found Drinking, Sleeping on the Job

11/3/2015 - Since 2005, $11 Billion in Overpayments for Social Security

October 2015

10/6/2015 - Congressman Warns that America Will Run out of Money to Fund Roads

August 2015

8/21/2015 - Social Security Administration could Bar Recipients from Getting Guns

July 2015

7/23/2015 - Social Security Disability Trust Fund will Go Dry Next Year

7/21/2015 - Obama Admin Tries to Tie Social Security Benefits to Gun Ownership

June 2015

6/15/2015 - Chinese Hackers may have gotten between 7 to 14 Million Files

6/8/2015 - Social Security Administration issued $16.8 Billion in Overpayments

April 2015

4/12/2015 - Elizabeth Warren wants to Expand Social Security

March 2015

3/15/2015 - Social Security Waste: 740 Dead People were paid at least $17 Million

3/13/2015 - Social Security Helps the Elderly, but Leaves the Millennials Poorer