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California Social Security ALJ approval rates are available online

Through a Freedom of Information Act request, the newspaper, The Oregonian, has learned of the production and approval rates for all Social Security administrative law judges (ALJs)  in California as well in the United States.  They have made the information … Continue reading

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Waiting times for a hearing in front of a Social Security Judge increase

The disability backlog at hearing offices across the United States is getting worse.  According to a recent report released by the Social Security Administration (“SSA”), the number of pending cases reached a record high of 767,000 cases across the nation … Continue reading

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Five tips to prepare for your green card interview

This post will give you some practical tips for preparing for your green card interview.  This advice applies to people who are applying for a green card based upon marriage to an American citizen although some of the tips may … Continue reading

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