Author Archives: rvarney

27 May
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Bad Politics, Questionable Policy for TRS-Care

Good News on Budget Agreement for TRS Retirees, BUT… Last Minute Budget Maneuver May Have TRS Jumping Through Hoops The long-awaited conference committee report on the state budget was released last night, with good and bad news for TRS retirees. ...

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25 May
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Update on TRS Board Bill — Going to the Governor

HB 2120 Passes Senate Now Awaits Governor’s Decision HB 2120 passed the Senate unanimously on Tuesday, May 24. The bill, which would allow the designated higher education retiree position on the TRS Board of Trustees to be open to any member ...

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23 May
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Action Alert — Second Chance for HB 3542

Another Chance for HB 3542! Good News on Budget Negotiations for TRS-Care Participants The Texas House should take up SB 1581, the “school finance” bill, tonight. This bill is being prepped for several possible amendments. One amendment that will be ...

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