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TRTA 62nd Annual Convention News!

Registration now closed.

On-site registration (late) costs $35 and will begin on Monday April 6, 2015 at 11 a.m.

View the convention schedule here.

Hotel Reservations

The JW Marriott (110 E. 2nd Street, Austin, Texas 78701) is now taking reservations for the 62nd Annual TRTA Convention to be held April 6-8, 2015 in Austin, Texas. Click here to reserve your room at the TRTA group rate of $169 (+ tax) per night!

You may also make reservations by calling 1.888.236.2427. Be sure to ask for the "Texas Retired Teachers Association 62nd Annual Convention" group rate! Rate: $169.00 (+ tax) per night. Please note, the final day to book your reservation is March 16, 2015. For online reservations at the TRTA group rate, click here.

Transportation to Hotel

Will you be flying into Austin Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA) for Convention? The JW Marriott has secured a 10% discount from Super Shuttle for TRTA members who need transportation to the hotel. Please visit this link to learn more.

 

Legislative Updates

Texas House Passes Budget, Will Consider Emergency Funding for TRS-Care Today

In the early morning hours of April 1, the Texas House of Representatives passed the budget, also known as House Bill 1, with a record vote of 141 to 5. The two-year budget, which must still be reconciled with the Senate’s version of the budget, is $209.8 billion.

 

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