Category Archives: TRS

02 Mar
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Senate Finance Committee Addresses TRS Funding

TRTA Calls on Senate to Restore Funding Cuts Senators Respond with Comments in Support of Higher TRS Funding TRTA testified in Texas Senate Finance Committee about the proposed TRS budget cuts. As TRTA members know, both Senate and House versions ...

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17 Feb
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Funding Health Care and Pensions a Top Priority

Texas House Appropriations Subcommittee on Education members have closed testimony on the Teacher Retirement System budget request. Thank you to everyone who emailed and voiced your concern to these members asking them to restore cuts to the TRS pension fund ...

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10 Feb
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TRTA Inside Line: Higher Federal Tax Withholdings

“Why Has My TRS Check Decreased?”   TRS Retirees Feeling a Federal Tax Squeeze   Many TRTA members are asking why their monthly annuity has suddenly decreased. Retirees are reporting a decrease that ranges between $30 per month to as much ...

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