Author Archives: rvarney

22 Apr
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Bill Eliminating TRS DB Plan Heard Next Week

Defined Benefit Plan Under Attack Legislative Plan Calls for the End of TRS Benefit as We Know It The House Committee on Pensions, Investments and Financial Services (PIFS) will have a public hearing on HB 2506, a bill that calls ...

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22 Apr
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TRTA Action Alert: Support Senate Version of the Texas Budget

TRTA Action Alert   Support the Senate Budget Recommendation The Texas Senate has recommended a budget plan that is far better to TRS retirees than the version passed by the Texas House. The Senate proposal was developed in large part ...

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19 Apr
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TRTA Inside Line April 19, 2011

Supplemental Payment Bill Heard in House Committee Legislation would use fund’s investment earnings to make payment Legislation authored by Representative Larry Gonzales (R-Round Rock) would provide Texas public education retirees with a supplemental payment similar to the one provided in ...

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