Author Archives: rvarney

16 Jun
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Health Care Crisis Results in TRS-Care Benefit Reductions; New Medicare Advantage Provider Approved

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) Board of Trustees adopted numerous plan design changes to the TRS-Care program. These changes include: increased deductibles. increased out-of-pocket maximum costs. new convenience fees for local pharmacy prescription drug fills. new rules on ...

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10 Jun
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“A Helping Hand” Available for Retirees in Need

The Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF), the charitable arm of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA), has been busy this spring delivering grants to classroom teachers all across Texas and scholarships to future educators. As our members know, TRTF also ...

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03 Jun
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Bill to Replace Windfall Elimination Provision Reaches 100 Cosponsors

Members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) have been contacting their congressmen and sharing information about HR 711, the Equal Treatment of Public Servants Act, with their friends and family living in Texas and other states since the bill ...

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