Alıntı Nine Facts That Prove Disability Insurance Isn’t A Giant Boondoggle

This blog post originally appeared on ThinkProgress.

On October 6, 60 Minutes ran a report called “Disability, USA” that relied on anecdotes and misinformation to paint Social Security’s disability programs as wasteful and full of abuse. This comes just a few months after a report on NPR’s Planet Money created a similar picture. Both stories were quickly denounced by fact-checkers and disability advocates as not only misleading and inaccurate, but missing essential facts about the disability programs – they have high standards, low fraud rates, and the benefits are far from cushy. Here Devamını oku…

Kaynak: Center for Economic Policy and Research

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