Author Archives: rvarney

26 Jan
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Senate Finance Committee Meeting Overview: The First of Many Discussions to Come

Executive Summary: The Senate Finance committee received budget recommendations from the Legislative Budget Board about the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. The committee received testimony from TRS Executive Director Brian Guthrie and TRTA Executive Director Tim Lee. In the absence ...

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24 Jan
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Senate Finance Hearing Today, New Budget Workgroup for TRS-Care Announced!

The Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) would like to thank our dedicated members for reaching out to their Senators in advance of today’s Senate Finance Committee hearing to discuss budgeting concerns for the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS). TRTA ...

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24 Jan
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Senate Finance Committee Meets, Discusses Teacher Retirement System Budget Requests

Today, January 24, 2017, the Senate Finance Committee met to discuss several state budget items, including requests from the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) for the pension fund and the TRS-Care retiree health insurance program. Today’s meeting was just ...

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