Author Archives: rvarney

13 Apr
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Senate Adjusts Budget Recommendations for TRS

Senate Recommendation Protects TRS-Care   Senator Finance Committee Restores Funds for TRS-Care and TRS Pension Fund A proposal designed by Senator Robert Duncan (R-Lubbock) to protect TRS-Care participants from seeing a premium increase in the coming biennium, as well as ...

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12 Apr
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Private Information Compromised on Comptroller’s Web Site

Security Failure Comptroller’s Office Makes Statement An alarming statement was issued by the Office of Texas Comptroller Susan Combs yesterday. For over a year, that agency has left sensitive personal information about people in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas ...

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08 Apr
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Health Care Funds Projected to Run Dry

TRS Projects Health Care Fund Out of Money by FY 2014 This week in the House Pensions, Investments, and Financial Services (PIFS) Committee hearing, Mr. Brian Guthrie (TRS Executive Director Designate) reported on how bad things may get for the ...

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