Author Archives: rvarney

11 Aug
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Special Session Final Days! Call Your Legislator TODAY!

As members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) know, the first called special session of the 85th Legislature has proceeded at a breakneck pace since it began on July 18. Next Wednesday, August 16, special session will come to ...

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07 Aug
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ACTION ALERT: Final Days of Session, Contact Your Legislators to Pass TRS-Care Funding

Click here to contact your legislator, and ask them to support TRS-Care funding! The Texas Legislature’s special session will soon be over, and the clock is ticking to pass bills related to TRS-Care reform. The special session will come to ...

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01 Aug
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Texas House Passes HB 20 and HB 80

HB 20, which would provide $212.7 million towards TRS-Care, passed the House. HB 80, which would authorize TRS to make a Cost-of-Living Adjustment for those who’ve retired since Aug. 31, 2004, passed the House. The Texas House met today to ...

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