Author Archives: rvarney

10 Mar
0

House Budget Work Moves Forward

House Appropriations Committee Discusses TRS Budget Full Committee Hears Testimony on Proposed Cuts TRTA Action Alert—Click Here to Send Email Now Asking Legislators to Restore TRS Funding. TRS-Care participants could see premium increases of 30 to 80 percent in the ...

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04 Mar
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TRTA Inside Line Update on Defined Contribution

TRS Employees Should NOT have Been in Bill, says Representative Sheets   House Bill 1974, filed by State Representative Kenneth Sheets (R, HD-107), calls for all new public employees (including active school employees) hired after September 1, 2012 to participate ...

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02 Mar
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Senate Finance Committee Addresses TRS Funding

TRTA Calls on Senate to Restore Funding Cuts Senators Respond with Comments in Support of Higher TRS Funding TRTA testified in Texas Senate Finance Committee about the proposed TRS budget cuts. As TRTA members know, both Senate and House versions ...

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