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Is Social Security Disability the "New Welfare"?

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Line at Job Fair
OIG auditors recently examined the relationship between state unemployment rates and SSA’s disability programs.

Protect Yourself from Electronic Social Security Fraud

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Direct Deposit
There are a few important steps you or your family members can take to protect your Social Security benefits and your personal information.

OIG Employees Recognized for Outstanding Efforts

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Monday, June 3, 2013
We’re proud to share that some of our colleagues were recently recognized for their outstanding efforts related to OIG missions.  

A Busy Spring for the Inspector General's Office

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Spring in Washington, D.C.
It's been almost two months since we last posted, so we wanted to update you on what's been happening around the Social Security OIG.

Inspector General Touts CDI Program's Anti-Fraud Efforts to Congress

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, March 21, 2013
CDI teams in 21 states have close working relationships with the State Disability Determination Services that process SSA disability applications and refer suspicious cases.

Meet the OIG’s New Deputy Inspector General, Gale Stallworth Stone

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Friday, March 8, 2013
Gale Stone
Gale S. Stone will work closely with Inspector General Patrick P. O’Carroll, providing leadership and guidance in the planning, policy and program development and management of the OIG.

Audit Highlight: SSI Recipients Eligible for, or Receiving, Russian Pensions

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Friday, February 15, 2013
Newspapers
Occasionally, our audits receive attention from the media, including a recent report on SSI recipients and Russian pensions.

Audit Highlight: Fiscal Year 2013 Annual Work Plan

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Audit Work Plan
We wanted to take a moment to explain what exactly the Annual Audit Work Plan plan is, and how we create it.

From the Inspector General's Desk: 2012 In Review

Posted by: Inspector General Patrick P. O'Carroll, Jr.
DATE:
Friday, January 4, 2013
All of our everyday efforts, including the responses to unforeseen events, illustrate the extraordinary work of OIG employees.

OIG Employees Recognized for Cost-Saving Efforts

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, December 13, 2012
OIG employees recently received three CIGIE Awards for Excellence. These awards were given for identifying and achieving savings for Social Security programs—and ultimately, for taxpayers.

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