Unprecedent Backlog of Social Security Applications

Between the years 2000-2008, the number of Social Security Disability cases has more than doubled. According to attorney Randy Zeldin, Esq., a Social Security Disability attorney in Boca Raton, some Claimants have waited up to 3 years to have their claim determined. This results in terrible hardship for many person, because they often go without income or medical care while waiting for their appeal to be determined.

U.S. Rep. John Tanner of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security, is working with the Social Security Administration to improve efficiency. Attorney Randy Zeldin, Esq. urges President Obama to increase funding for the Social Security Administration.