Of Interest to TPEA

Case Study Highlights Perils of Retirement Reform

Posted on 2/12/2018
The National Institute of Retirement Security (NIRS) recently published a case study highlighting the negative impacts experienced in Palm Beach, Florida, as a result of changes its city council made to the retirement plans for its workers.

Harvey Relief for Texas State Employees

Posted on 9/7/2017
As a service to the state employee community, TPEA has a compiled a list of agency-specific relief efforts for your consideration as you contribute to Harvey relief efforts.

In Memoriam: Correctional Officer Shana Tedder

Posted on 6/12/2017
TPEA extends its sympathies to the family, friends and colleagues of Shana Tedder, a longtime TPEA member with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

In Memoriam: General Joe Hanover

Posted on 5/25/2017
TPEA is saddened to report that one of our legendary members of the past, Gen. Joe G. Hanover, passed away this week at age 99.

Tax-Time Questions

Posted on 1/27/2016
The TPEA state office has received a few tax-related questions, so we've put together a short Q&A.

In Memoriam: William "Bill" Garbade

Posted on 1/22/2016
TPEA is saddened to learn of the passing of retired Austin-area TxDOT District Engineer William "Bill" Garbade, a dedicated TPEA member and advocate for state employees.

In Memoriam: Forrest Roan

Posted on 12/3/2015
We are saddened by the passing of TPEA’s friend and General Counsel Forrest Roan, whose service to TPEA spanned nearly four decades.