Carolyn W. Colvin was the Acting Commissioner of Social Security Administration in the United States, appointed on February 14, 2013, having succeeded Michael J. Astrue. On June 20, 2014, President Barack Obama nominated her to serve as the commissioner. On September 18, 2014, the United States Senate ...
Otherwise benefits such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are given based on need. The Social Security Administration was established by a law codified at 42 U.S.C. § 901. Its current commissioner, Nancy Berryhill (Acting), was appointed January 19, 2017, and will serve until the true Presidential appointment takes ...
The SSA Organization website details information about each of SSA's components, their structure, current leadership, and functions.
Jan 23, 2017 ... With a $12 billion budget and almost 64,000 employees serving in more than 1,500 offices across the country and around the world, plus 16,000 State employees making disability determinations, the Social Security Administration issues more than $960 billion in payments to nearly 66 million people each ...
Feb 9, 2017 ... On January 23, I became the acting commissioner of Social Security. That makes me responsible for overseeing one of the nation's largest and most important social insurance programs, providing retirement, survivors, and disability protection to almost all Americans. With a $12 billion budget and almost ...
The Social Security Administration (SSA) came into being on July 16, 1946. Prior to this time, the Social Security program was administered by a three-person Social Security Board. The Board was abolished in a government reorganization and replaced by the SSA, with a single Commissioner as its head. Commissioner .
Feb 5, 2017 ... As he moves quickly to build his administration, President Donald Trump has offered little indication who he will nominate as the next commissioner of the Social Security Administration – an agency that has gone four years without a permanent leader.
Jan 18, 2017 ... MADISON, Wis. – Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner Carolyn Colvin has announced she is stepping down.
Jun 25, 2017 ... Four of the six trustees are members of the administration, including the Treasury secretary, the Labor secretary, the secretary of Health and Human Services, and the Social Security Commissioner. However, two of the trustees are supposed to be members of the public. That practice began in 1983, when ...