Author Archives: rvarney

05 Nov
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November is Foundation Month!

Many members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) are familiar with our charitable partner, the Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF). TRTF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides resources for retired TRS annuitants as well as active and beginning ...

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19 Oct
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SB 8 Passes Through Texas Legislature, Additional Funding For TRS-Care Coming

On Monday, October 18, the Texas Legislature passed Senate Bill 8, which authorizes $286 million in funding for TRS-Care and TRS-ActiveCare, the state-run health care programs for retired and active educators. What it means. TRS-Care and TRS-ActiveCare have been hit hard ...

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15 Oct
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TRS-Care Bill Up for Hearing in the Texas House

House Bill 160 by Rep. Terry Wilson (R – Marble Falls) would provide $286 million in funding for TRS-Care and ActiveCare, the state-run health care programs for retired and active teachers. What it means. TRS-Care and ActiveCare have been hit hard by ...

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