Author Archives: rvarney

10 Feb
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Senate Finance Committee Discussing TRS-Care Tomorrow!

The Senate Finance Committee is meeting tomorrow, February 11, at 9 a.m. to discuss the $768 million shortfall facing the TRS-Care health insurance program. You can watch the meeting via the Legislature’s website. The Legislative Budget Board (LBB) provided a short report today at ...

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09 Feb
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Senate Finance Committee to Discuss TRS-Care Funding Shortfall: ACTION ALERT INCLUDED

This Wednesday, February 11, the Senate Finance Committee will meet to discuss the imminent funding shortfall facing the TRS-Care retiree health insurance program. The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) will report that this shortfall has reached $768 million. As ...

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05 Feb
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Texas House Names Committee Members, Movement on the Equal Treatment of Public Servants Act

The Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) continues to address major legislative initiatives during the 84th Texas Legislature. Our initiatives include funding the TRS-Care health insurance program‘s nearly $750 million shortfall. TRTA is also protecting the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) ...

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