Author Archives: rvarney

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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31 Jul
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HB 20, 80 Heading to the House Floor for a Vote

As the first called special session of the 85th Legislature continues, members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) are watching for movement on bills impacting their retirement benefits. As TRTA reported recently, several bills already have been discussed in ...

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26 Jul
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Senate Passes SB 19, House Appropriations Discusses TRS Bills

TRTA Executive Director Tim Lee appeared on Capital Tonight on the Austin Spectrum News channel on Monday evening, July 24. Watch the video here(Lee appears about 10 minutes into the video) Full Senate passes Senate Bill 19, sends bill to ...

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