President of the Association of Administrative Law Judges

AALJ not confident in SSA leadership

A new year might have dawned but relations between management and employees at the Social Security Administration remain tense.

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Majority of SSA employees have or will soon begin full-time telework

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New SSA telework policies prompt criticism from employees, lawmakers

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Telework will remain for NTEU’s SSA workforce, impasse panel rules

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In this Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, photograph, an airman with the Royal Saudi Air Force walks away from a C-130 Hercules military cargo plane near Mukalla, Yemen, at an airport now serving as a military base for the United Arab Emirates. The port city of Mukalla, once held by al-Qaida, shows how fractious Yemen is and will remain even if the Saudi-led war in the country ends in an uneasy peace for the Arab world's poorest nation. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)

Air Force grounds over 100 C-130s due to cracks in wing joints

In today’s Federal Newscast, 123 C-130 planes are being temporarily removed from service after atypical cracks were discovered.

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JOLIET, ILLINOIS / UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 1, 2015: One may apply for social security disability, retirement, and survivor benefits at the Social Security Administration Building in Joliet.

SSA announces hiring freeze at headquarters, regional components

The Social Security Administration is implementing a hiring freeze at headquarters and regional office components to focus more resources on public-facing…

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Social Security’s new commissioner has giant human capital challenge

More than half the Social Security workforce is crabby over contracts.

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