Author Archives: rvarney

04 Aug
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Election News: Special Election in Senate District 4 Tomorrow!

Members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) who reside in Texas Senate District 4 need to VOTE during tomorrow’s special runoff election! You may recall that a special election for Texas Senate District 4 was held on Saturday, May ...

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18 Jul
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TRTA Attacked, Time to Set the Record Straight

TRTA Members Being Called to Action! Recently, a blog post written by Empower Texans (a conservative think tank well known for its political activism) regarding the TRS-Care retiree health insurance funding crisis portrayed the fund’s shortfall as a battle between political factions, ...

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11 Jul
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House Appropriations and Pensions Committees Meet to Discuss TRS-Care

TRTA Calls for Higher State Appropriation to Avert Drastic and Unaffordable Premium Increases for TRS-Care participants Yesterday, July 10, the Texas House Appropriations and Pensions Committees met to review the TRS-Care retiree health insurance program, among other items. The Texas ...

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