Author Archives: rvarney

03 Mar
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Houston Methodist Hospital Will Continue to See Patients Under New Medicare Advantage Provider

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) decided to switch health care providers for both TRS-Care and TRS-Care Medicare Advantage during its recent Board of Trustees meeting. The new Medicare Advantage provider is United Healthcare, which serves retirees over the ...

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02 Mar
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TRTA 67th Convention Registration Closes March 16!

Registration for the 67th TRTA Convention to be held April 6-8, 2020 in Corpus Christi closes Monday, March 16. There’s still time to register for this exciting event by clicking here or see page 8 in the first quarter issue of The VOICE! The convention ...

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27 Feb
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WEP Reform Push Continues as Primary Elections Loom Large

The Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) is an unfair Social Security provision that negatively impacts thousands of retired educators nationwide, including educators who have paid into the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) as well as Social Security. The Texas Retired ...

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