TRTA Social Media Blitz to Support Prop 9 Continues

The Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) is continuing its social media blitz to draw attention to Prop 9, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) cost-of-living adjustment proposal that will appear on the November 7th General Election ballot. Our first round of social media drew a lot of attention, receiving almost 5,000 shares, 95 comments, and […]

La Junta de TRS se reúne, analiza estipendios y amplía su comité asesor de jubilados

La Junta Directiva del Sistema de Jubilación de Maestros de Texas (TRS) se reunió el 14 y 15 de septiembre para su reunión trimestral. La junta discutió varios temas, incluido el pago de estipendios para los beneficiarios elegibles de TRS, las nuevas personas designadas para el Comité Asesor de Jubilados (RAC) de TRS y las ferias de atención médica de otoño de TRS. Información sobre estipendios A estas alturas, los beneficiarios de TRS […]

TRTA Launches Social Media Blitz to Support Prop 9!

The Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) launched its Vote FOR Prop 9 campaign with a Social Media Blitz on Tuesday, September 12. TRTA Executive Director Tim Lee hosted a live Facebook/YouTube event, letting members know about all of the plans now underway to support the passage of Prop 9 during the November General Election. How […]

Tim Lee Live en Facebook y YouTube el 12 de septiembre

Mark your calendars for one week from today! Tim Lee, the Texas Retired Teachers Association’s (TRTA) Executive Director, will continue his series of Facebook and YouTube live events next Tuesday, September 12, at 4 p.m. CDT. The series focuses on passing Proposition 9, related to a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for eligible Teacher Retirement System of […]

Verifique su estado de registro de votante

As members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) may know, the constitutional amendment that will ask Texas voters to approve funding for a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for eligible annuitants of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) on the November 2023 General Election ballot is Proposition 9! Read details about the proposed COLA at this […]

TRTA Endorses Prop 9!

The proposition number for the TRS COLA amendment is 9. Today, the Office of the Texas Secretary of State announced the order that constitutional amendments will appear on the ballot in the November General Election. As members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) may know, a constitutional amendment will appear on the ballot to […]

SOS to Announce Ballot Order August 4

Members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) have been waiting anxiously for more information about the November 7, 2023 General Election, when a constitutional amendment will appear on the ballot to approve funding for a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for eligible annuitants of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS). You can read details about […]

TRTF Virtual Walk Fundraiser Extended

In April, the Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) launched its first ever Virtual Walk to raise funds to support its mission of providing funds to TRS annuitants as well as active school personnel. To date, this event has raised more than $20,000, but it’s not too late to participate! The TRTF Board of Trustees has […]

La Junta de TRS vota sobre cambios a los planes médicos de TRS-Care

La Junta Directiva del Sistema de Jubilación de Maestros de Texas (TRS) se reunió el 13 y 14 de julio para su reunión trimestral. La Junta de TRS discutió la transición a un nuevo administrador de beneficios de farmacia, votó a favor de aumentar los deducibles para el plan de seguro médico TRS-Care Standard y reveló las fechas de las Ferias de Salud de Otoño de TRS-Care. A pesar de estos cambios, […]

Happy Independence Day!

Happy Fourth of July to our dedicated Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) members! We thank you for your continued support and pursuit of improved benefits for all Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) retirees. We hope you will join TRTA Executive Director Tim Lee one week from today as he broadcasts live from Facebook and […]