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SOCIAL SECURITY TEASES YOUR BRAIN
January is International Brain Teasers Month. What better time than now to test your knowledge and learn a few things at the same time? With that in mind (pun intended),...
BE OF SERVICE THIS MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR DAY
20 is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. On this day, we celebrate the birthday of the civil rights leader and nonviolent activist. To many people, the holiday is more than an...
SSDI & SSI RECIPIENTS
The Social Security Administration has put work incentives in place that allow SSDI and SSI recipients 14 to 64 years of age to test their ability to work without loosing...
Social Security field offices to be closed to public Nov 29th
On Friday, November 29th, all Social Security field offices, including all office in Oklahoma and Northern Texas, will be closed to the public. Employees who work the day...
Dire Year for the Manatee: Death Toll Highest On Record and Still...
2013 has become the deadliest year ever for Florida’s endangered manatees. In total, 769 manatees have died so far this year from January 1st through October 29th, making...
USDA Announces Support for Producers of Advanced Biofuel
Temple, Texas, Sept. 23, 2013 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is making payments to support the production of...
Voices of Veterans brings home Hermes award
AUSTIN — Thanks to last year’s popular “Every Veteran Has a Story to Tell” exhibit, thousands from around the world became more aware of the contributions of Texas veterans...
China Heat Wave on Track to Shatter More Records
If you are unable to see the message below, click here to view.State College, Pa. -- 1 August 2013 -- AccuWeather reports at least two people have died in Shanghai as vast...
FEMA Seeks Applicants for Youth Preparedness Council
Washington - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is seeking nominations for participants in the Agency's Youth...
Fight Against Medicare Fraud
Medicare fraudsters are bilking taxpayers out of $68 billion a year. That’s billion with a capital B and is pretty frustrating to hear for the majority of taxpayers and...
Social Security March Articles
Monthly Information Package March 2013ColumnsSPRING INTO RETIREMENT..........................................................................................2MARCH MADNESS...
TransCanada Welcomes Approval of Keystone XL Pipeline Route Through...
OMAHA, NEBRASKA--(Marketwire - Jan. 22, 2013) - TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) welcomed news today that Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman has...
DPS Recognizes National AMBER Alert Awareness Day
AUSTIN – The State of Texas will join the nation in observing National AMBER Alert Awareness Day on January 13, 2013. AMBER stands for “America’s Missing: Broadcast...
HHS announces new investment in school-based health centers
Today Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced awards of more than $80 million to 197 school-based health center programs across the country,...
Commissioner Astrue Receives 2012 President’s Award from The Arc
Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security, received the 2012 President’s Award presented by The Arc, one of the largest charitable organizations in the United...