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Union members join Lights for LibertyPublish Date: July 18, 2019 7:35 am
Many of our Texas union members took part in the July 12 Lights for Liberty events, vigils in more than 750 towns and cities across the country calling for...Read More
TRS “13th check” for pensions to be sent to retirees as soon as SeptemberPublish Date: July 19, 2019 3:39 pm
Texas AFT Retiree Plus members meet in San Antonio to discuss next steps for activism. The Teacher Retirement System of Texas Board of Trustees met this week and approved the...Read More
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