Author Archives: rvarney

26 May
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TRS-Care Funding Receives Senate Approval

The bill funding TRS-Care’s budget shortfall has passed in the Texas Senate. House Bill 2 promises to add $768 million to TRS-Care during the 2016-2017 biennium. TRS-Care is the health insurance program more than 240,000 retired public educators rely upon. ...

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22 May
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84th Legislative Session: Down to the Wire! (Featuring New TRTATV Episode)

Got a question for TRTATV? Email roy@trta.org with the subject line “TRTATV,” and your question could be selected for an upcoming episode. You can also submit questions via Facebook and Twitter by using the hashtag #TRTATV. The 84th session of ...

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18 May
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Full Steam Ahead into the Last Month of Session (Featuring Action Alert!)

Click here to send a short email to your legislator thanking them for their hard work and encouraging them to finish strong for their retired school employee constituents! The Texas Retired Teachers Association’s (TRTA) legislative agenda is progressing in the ...

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