Author Archives: rvarney

04 Feb
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House Appropriations Committee Meets, Receives Update From TRS

Executive Summary: TRS provided testimony concerning the pension fund and TRS-Care. Use #RAISETHEBASE when communicating with legislators on Facebook and Twitter. The House Appropriations subcommittee has been formed. The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) provided an update on the ...

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29 Jan
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House Appropriations Committee Meets, Receives Legislative Budget Board Report

Executive Summary: The Legislative Budget Board presented HB1 to the House Appropriations Committee. HB1 includes funding to fill TRS-Care budget shortfall. Use #RAISETHEBASE when communicating with your legislators on social media.  If you haven’t yet, show your support by completing TRTA’s ...

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23 Jan
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TRTA’s Message to Raise the Base Resonates in New Senate Bill

Executive Summary: New Senate Bill offers plan to improve fund’s solvency Show your support by completing TRTA’s action alert! Full list of retiree-related bills posted. Important for Legislature to increase base contributions to TRS pension fund. Use #RAISETHEBASE when communicating ...

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