Author Archives: rvarney

16 Nov
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TRS-Care Study Group Releases Its Interim Report, Changes Likely Imminent For TRS-Care

The TRS-Care Study Group released its report today on the TRS-Care shortfall in a 200-page report. The report features letters from legislators, recommendations on the future of TRS-Care and background information. The Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) will have a ...

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14 Nov
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Breaking: Lt. Gov. Patrick Appoints TRS-Care Study Group Senators

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick appointed three Senators to the TRS-Care Study Group today: Joan Huffman (R-Houston) Jane Nelson (R-Flower Mound) Craig Estes (R-Wichita Falls) Without any changes, TRS-Care is slated to be short more than $700 million in FY 2018 ...

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14 Nov
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TRTA at the Texas Public Policy Foundation: Defending Your Public Pension Plan!

On Thursday, November 10, the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) attended and spoke during the Texas Public Policy Foundation (TPPF) event Rethinking Retirement: Solutions to Secure Texas’ Public Pension Plans. Representing TRTA on two separate panels were Executive Director Tim ...

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