Articles from January 2017

Legislative Update: Calm Before the Storm

Posted on 1/26/2017
Activity is still relatively quiet in terms of issues affecting active and retired state employees. Senate committees have started meeting.

Commentary: Four Things Pension Systems Should Do

Posted on 1/13/2017
Weekend read: Dallas Morning News commentary providing a balanced perspective on the challenges faced by public employee pension systems.

85th Legislature Convenes

Posted on 1/10/2017
The 85th Legislature convened at noon Jan. 10, with lawmakers facing a much tighter budget than they did in 2015. Plus: A look at TPEA's legislative priorities.