Author Archives: rvarney

18 Sep
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Countdown to the General Election – Voting is Good for You!

Texas Educators Vote recently posted a message about the health benefits of civic engagement. It included this recent TIME magazine article about a study that linked registering to vote, voting, and civic engagement to healthier lifestyles for young adults. This ...

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11 Sep
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Countdown to the General Election – Today is Patriot Day!

Today is Patriot Day! Patriot Day is an annual observance held on September 11 to remember those who were injured or passed away during the terrorist attacks in the United States on the same date in 2001. Patriot Day is ...

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05 Sep
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House Appropriations Committee Meets, Discusses Future of TRS-Care

The Texas House of Representatives Appropriations Subcommittee on Article III met today to discuss funding for TRS-Care and the implementation of last session’s changes to the retiree health care program. The committee invited testimony from both the Teacher Retirement System ...

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