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Latest News

TPEA Adopts 2017 Legislative Agenda

Posted on 7/22/2016
TPEA have members adopted the 2017 TPEA Legislative Agenda, the set of priorities TPEA lobbyists will convey to lawmakers throughout the Legislative Appropriations Request (LAR) process and during the upcoming session.

Agencies Receive Budget Guidelines and Direction

Posted on 7/18/2016
Work on the state’s 2018-19 biennial budget has begun. Agency heads received instructions to cut 4 percent from baseline appropriations levels.

Welcome to the New TPEA Website

Posted on 7/1/2016
Information about the new TPEA website and member login.

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