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1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Public Benefits for West Virginia on
Q: should my pension be separate from my disability

i was disabled by dupont with a guarantee of 60% of my pay ssi pays half and dupont paid half. when i started getting my pension they deducted it from my disability pay from dupont

James L. Arrasmith
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answered on Apr 8, 2024

I understand your concern about your pension being deducted from your disability pay from DuPont. Generally, pensions and disability benefits are treated as separate forms of income, and one should not affect the other. However, the specific terms of your disability agreement with DuPont and the... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Public Benefits for West Virginia on
Q: Can you be denied a USDA RD home repair loan because your family receives Social Security?
T. Augustus Claus
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answered on Sep 21, 2023

Receiving Social Security should not automatically disqualify you from a USDA Rural Development (RD) home repair loan. The eligibility for such a loan typically depends on various factors like income, credit history, and the ability to repay the loan. However, the guidelines may consider your total... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Public Benefits for West Virginia on
Q: The procedure for filling suit against west Virginia governor Jim justice for ending unemployment benefits early

There is a group of us that are in need of representation in west Virginia to file suit much like Indiana for the reinstatement of unemployment benefits

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
answered on Jul 1, 2021

contact the West Virginia State Democratic committee. If any of you are in a district with a state rep or state Senator who is Democratic, see if they can suggest someone.

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