Author Archives: rvarney

13 Feb
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TRS Board of Trustees to Meet in Lubbock: A Retreat-Style Meeting with a Hefty Agenda

The TRS Board of Trustees is meeting in Lubbock February 15-17. This is a regularly scheduled meeting that will cover a variety of topics. TRTA will be your voice at these important meetings. The TRS Board is placing a heavy ...

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08 Feb
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TRS Still Under Attack, TRTA Responds to Critics

This past Sunday (February 5), the Houston Chronicle ran a guest column by Bill King suggesting that public pension plans in Texas are facing a crisis. As you have read in two recent TRTA news bulletins, it is our position ...

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16 Dec
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Additional News on Traditional Retirement Plans

Last week, the Board of Trustees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) held their regularly scheduled board meeting. A presentation comparing the traditional defined benefit retirement plan (such as the one administered by TRS) and the defined contribution ...

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