Author Archives: rvarney

25 Apr
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House Passes SB 12 Through Third Reading

The Texas House of Representatives passed SB 12 by a vote of 145-1 today. SB 12 increases the state contribution to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) by 2 percent over the next five years. It also proposes to ...

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24 Apr
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SB 12 Passes Second Reading, Will Go to Final Vote Tomorrow

Today, the House version of Senate Bill 12, passed through second reading in the Texas House of Representatives. The House version of SB 12 will make the TRS pension fund actuarially sound and will provide a 13th check to retirees up ...

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22 Apr
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Looking Forward to a Busy Week

Executive Summary: HB 9 headed to the House floor. Please keep calling (1.888.674.3788) and emailing your Representatives asking for their support of SB 12! TRS-Care “golden ticket” bill and return to work bills to be heard in committees. The Texas House has ...

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