Texas Rated Second Worst State for the Disabled – Comments from a Disability Appeals Lawyer

Texas Rated Second Worst State for the Disabled – Comments from a Disability Appeals Lawyer

  Texas is performing poorly at caring for its disabled residents with serious injuries and illnesses. Over a quarter of people will experience some sort of disability in the course of their lifetime. It is important that those among who

Can I work while on Disability? – Substantial Gainful Activity – Help from a Texas Social Security lawyer

Can I work while on Disability? – Substantial Gainful Activity – Help from a Texas Social Security lawyer

  If you cannot earn $1,130/mo because of an injury or illness, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits. The Social Security Administration defines disability by the inability to earn over the substantial gainful activity limit (SGA).

Obama’s Legacy on Disabilities Part 2

Obama’s Legacy on Disabilities Part 2

  Barak Obama – good intentions and hard choices for the disabled. In Part 1, we discussed some of the things Obama has done which have been a benefit for the disabled. However, Obama has not done everything perfectly when

Obama’s Legacy on Disabilities Part 1

Obama’s Legacy on Disabilities Part 1

  Barak Obama and his efforts to help the disabled. “Each day, Americans with disabilities play a critical role in forging and shaping the identity of our Nation. Their contributions touch us all through personal experience or through that of

What is Social Security Privatization? – Part 1

What is Social Security Privatization? – Part 1

  With critical financial trouble on the horizon privatization is one suggested method to save the Social Security assistance program. The Social Security system has been a highly successful program to help financially support those who are past a normal

Texas 211- Understanding Assistance Programs

Texas 211- Understanding Assistance Programs

  211 Texas – The emergency help phone number for essential human services. Everyone knows that in an emergency, you can dial 911 for police, fire and EMS services. There is another number you can call if you have a

Presidential Candidate’s Views on Social Security Part 2

Presidential Candidate’s Views on Social Security Part 2

  Funding Social Security is a highly polarizing issue and each presidential candidate has their own ideas on the program and it’s financial structure. Previously, we had discussed the views of the presidential candidates on Social Security. A few months