Author Archives: rvarney

19 Apr
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TRTA Issues Front-and-Center Next Week

Pension Increase Bills in Committee; Action on TRS Pension Bills Special Update on TRS Legislation–New! Updated Email Campaign, click here to send New Email!! TRTA members have answered the call! Over 5,000 emails have been sent since yesterday. We do ...

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16 Apr
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TRTA Supports Raise for Retirees

Expansion and Certainty are Key Points Two bills moving through the legislative process would provide some TRS retirees with a pension increase. The raise is contingent upon the passage of other benefit changes for future TRS retirees. It also suggests ...

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11 Apr
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Legislative Effort Aimed to Improve Actuarial Soundness and Provide for Cost-of-Living Increase

Modifications May Impact Current Active School Employees and Employers The Texas Senate State Affairs Committee and House Pensions Committee both laid out bills for public hearing today that make numerous changes to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS). While ...

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