Author Archives: rvarney

12 Aug
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Rep. Kevin Brady Holds Town Hall Meeting to Discuss WEP Reform

The Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) is a unfair Social Security issue that negatively impacts thousands of retired educators nationwide, including educators that have paid into the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) as well as Social Security. Progress on reforming ...

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19 Jul
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TRS Board of Trustees Meets, Announces 13th Check to Be Delivered in September

The Teacher Retirement System (TRS) Board of Trustees met on July 18 and 19, 2019. The board reviewed the bills passed during the 86th Texas Legislative session. The board praised the increased contribution rates from the state and approved the 13th check ...

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21 Jun
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Congressman Richard Neal Releases Statement Addressing WEP Reform Efforts

Representative Richard Neal (D – Massachusetts) is serving as the new chairman for the Congressional Ways and Means Committee in Washington, D.C. As the chairman of Ways and Means, he has oversight on the Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP), which has ...

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