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Legislative Branch

Stop playing chicken politics

Please have the parties stop playing political chicken with each other on such important issues such as the debt ceiling and the budget. The rest of America has to follow a budget and can only acquire so much debt before we have to declare bankruptcy. You folks in Washington need to follow the same level of common sense. Every time you waste time and push a deadline, you waste every Agency's funds because they have... more »

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Social Security Administration

Bankruptcy streamlining

Currently, each Social Security program service center controls the filing of "proofs of claim" against bankruptcies filed by overpaid beneficiaries. Because the attorneys and courts involved rarely understand the distribution of work within the agency, notices and requests to file are sent randomly to whichever processing center the attorney is familiar with. This begins a chain of inefficiency which includes (but is... more »

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