Over 1000 retired teachers met at the Texas Capitol on Wednesday, April 8 to rally for improved benefits! Local Austin station KVUE captured several interviews and exciting moments in their video feature.
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.