HEARING: Chairman Johnson and Chairman Coble Announce a Joint Oversight Hearing on the Role of Social Security Administrative Law Judges

July 11, 2011 — Hearing   
Social Security   

Focus Of The Hearing:
The hearing will examine the role of ALJs, the impact their decisions have on those who have appealed their claim and on taxpayers, and SSA’s overall management of and challenges facing the hearing process.   

Hearing Advisory:
Chairman Johnson and Chairman Coble Announce a Joint Oversight Hearing on the Role of Social Security Administrative Law Judges

Johnson Opening Statement

Witness List:

The Honorable Michael J. Astrue
Commissioner, Social Security Administration
(Testimony)

The Honorable Christine M. Griffin
Deputy Director, U.S. Office of Person­nel Management
(Testimony)

For transcript please refer to House Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law