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Latest News

Last Day to Register to Vote in 2016 is Oct. 11

Posted on 10/7/2016
Tuesday, Oct. 11, is the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 8 general election. This is either a postmark date or the date your county voter registrar’s office receives your application.

Misdirected Email Regarding Consumer Directed HealthSelect

Posted on 10/5/2016
Per the ERS website: "If you received an email from UnitedHealthcare about the Consumer Directed HealthSelect health savings account (HSA) and you did not enroll in Consumer Directed HealthSelect, please disregard the email."

ERS Presents 2018-2019 Legislative Appropriations Request

Posted on 9/16/2016
ERS Executive Director Porter Wilson presented the ERS Legislative Appropriations Request (LAR) for the 2018–2019 biennium during a joint budget hearing Sept. 13.

Fast Facts About TPEA
  • 15,000 active and retired state employee members across Texas
  • Founded by state employees in 1946
  • Nonunion and nonpartisan, with no national affiliation
  • $7.50 monthly dues for active state employee membership
  • $2.50 monthly dues for retired state employee membership