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Papers & Releases

SSDI Solutions: Ideas to Strengthen the Social Security Disability Insurance Program – The Book (Published April 2016)

Press Releases

McCrery and Pomeroy Praise Efforts to Help Workers with Disabilities Stay in the Workforce (10/05/2018)
SSDI Solutions Initiative Commissions Additional Research (7/11/2018)
McCrery and Pomeroy Announce Next Phase of Social Security Disability Insurance Solutions Initiative (4/30/2018)

McCrery-Pomeroy SSDI Solutions Initiative Releases Recommendations to Improve Social Security Disability Insurance (4/8/2016)
Reps. McCrery & Pomeroy: Budget Deal Should Mark Beginning of SSDI Conversation (11/2/2015)
SSDI Solutions Conference Highlights Possible Improvements for Workers with Disabilities (8/5/2015)
McCrery-Pomeroy SSDI Solutions Initiative Announces Paper Selections (2/11/2015)
Call for Papers: McCrery-Pomeroy SSDI Solutions Initiative Seeking Proposals to Improve the Social Security Disability Insurance Program (10/1/2014)
McCrery and Pomeroy Announce Effort to Improve the Social Security Disability Insurance Program (9/16/2014)

Op-Eds

Goldwein: Three Smart Reforms in Trump's Budget (6/10/2017, RealClearPolicy)
McCrery and Pomeroy: It's time for action on Social Security disability insurance (5/6/2016, The Hill)
Steuerle: Reforming Disability Policy: Tough Choices Required (8/14/2015, The Government We Deserve)
McCrery and Pomeroy: Social Security disability reform: An issue that can’t wait (8/3/2015, The Hill)
Kolbe and Stenholm: An Honest Conversation About the Future of Social Security (2/23/2015, Roll Call)
McCrery and Pomeroy: A Repair Plan for the Social Security Disability Insurance Program (9/18/2014, Roll Call)
Goldwein: A Disability System for the 21st Century (5/1/2012, The Hill)

Issue Briefs

The Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Program – A Short Primer (6/24/2015)
The Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Program – The Determination & Appeals Process (7/10/2015)
The Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Program – The Financial State of the Program (8/6/2015)
Ways & Means Starts Conversation on SSDI Changes (7/14/2015)

Proposal Briefs

Liebman and Smalligan, “An Evidence-Based Path to Disability Insurance Reform" (6/24/2015)
Burkhauser and Daly, "The Declining Work and Welfare of People with Disabilities" (7/27/2015)
Gokhale, “A New Approach to SSDI Reform” (7/10/2015)
Autor and Duggan, “Supporting Work: A Proposal for Modernizing the U.S. Disability Insurance System” (3/31/2016)
Coburn, "Protecting Social Security Disability Act of 2014" (12/17/2014)
Bipartisan Policy Center, "Improve the SSDI Program and Address the Impending Trust Fund Depletion" (8/31/2015)
Cotton and Lee, "Return to Work Act of 2016" (6/16/2016)
Lankford Amendment to the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (11/2/2015)
Social Security Changes in the Budget Deal (10/29/2015)
Social Security Reforms in President Trump's Budget (6/6/2017)
Reducing Fraud in the Disability System (9/22/2014)

Authors' Statements for Government Record

Comment from Jennifer Christian, Thomas Wickizer, and A. Kim Burton – Requests for Information: Potential Stay-at-Work/Return-to-Work Demonstration Projects (10/30/2017)
Statement for the Record of Jon Dubin for "Hearing on Examining Changes to Social Security's Disability Appeals Process (7/20/2018)