August, 2014

Pricey Penalties for Social Security Fraud

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Civil Monetary Penalties
People who lie to or conceal facts from SSA might keep receiving their benefits for a while. But if we find out, we can make them pay back not only the amount they stole, but a lot more.

Connecting with Capitol Hill: Our Relationship with Congress

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Friday, July 27, 2012
Capitol Hill
Communication between an Inspector General’s office and the U.S. Congress is more open and ongoing than you might think. 

Congress Concerned with Death-Data Accuracy

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Computer Data
Oklahoma Senator Tom Coburn reacts to an OIG report on the integrity of SSA's death records. 

Violence Near Massachusetts Social Security Office

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Caution Tape
Massachusetts incident highlights OIG concern for federal employee workplace safety.

Audit Highlight: The Role of National Hearing Centers

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Audit Report
Starting with this post, we're going to blog occasionally about an Office of Audit report that gets a lot of interest online.

Explaining the Fraud-Reporting Process

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, June 28, 2012
What does the OIG do with your fraud reports and allegations? This post will answer your questions.
TAGS: FAQs

Identity Theft--What Do I Do Now?

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, June 21, 2012
We field questions every single day from the public about identity theft. Here are some common questions and helpful links.

The Office of the Inspector General: Now on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Friday, June 15, 2012
Like us. Follow us. Watch us.

Our Semiannual Report to Congress--Communicating Our Work

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
We report our work to Congress and the public twice a year. Find out why we do it, and what's included in the publication. 

From the Inspector General's Desk: Working for You, the Taxpayer

Posted by: Inspector General Patrick P. O'Carroll, Jr.
DATE:
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Inspector General Patrick P. O'Carroll, Jr.
Welcome to the official blog of the SSA Office of the Inspector General. 

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