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 Arlington Retired School Employees Association

       Founded April 20, 1971

 


District News:

Keep up to date with the District XI website and Facebook page.

Our 2016-2017 Theme :

                    Hugs

                             Unity

                                      Giving

                                                  Sharing

              The Voice For All Public Education Retirees

NEW Things!

***ArlingtonRSEA is now on Facebook. Check us out here.***

*** Texercise Program

TRTA has partnered with the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) to promote the Texercise program. Texercise is a great way to stay active in retirement. DADS is setting up many locations for you to get involved in the program.

Physical activity is important for older adults as it can reduce risk of chronic conditions and improve mental health. Texercise is the best way to stay fit and healthy during retirement. It is also a great opportunity to make new friends and see old acquaintances.

Get started today by visiting http://www.texercise.com. where you can  order a free Texercise handbook or DVD. Regular exercise can help you start improving your health in as little as 3 weeks.


Legislative News: 

May 22, 2017

HB 3976 Passes the Senate, TRTA Facebook Live Event May 23

Read the article here

TRTA Facebook Live Event: May 23 at 6 P.M.

Members, please join us tomorrow evening, Tuesday, May 23 at 6:00 p.m. for a TRTA Facebook Live event, when TRTA Executive Director Tim Lee and TRTA Legislative Coordinator Bill Barnes review the details of both HB 3976 and SB 1 and tell retirees what to expect next for TRS-Care in the legislative process. You will be able to watch the event on TRTA’s Facebook page.


Keep in touch with your Texas Congressional Delegate using this link, including their phone numbers here.


Social Security Fairness GPO / WEP Survey

The WEP is Unfair – and Here’s Why!

WEP Repeal Fact Sheet

Help Repeal the WEP/GPO Penalties and Protect Earned Social Security Benefits

Find out more here about the bills before congress to repeal the WEP.

Keep up with the latest  Legislative Updates.

Find out if your Congressman or Senator is supporting the repeal of the GPO and WEP here. If not, contact information is also on the page.

See more in the Legislative section on the Committees page.


Upcoming Need To Know:


Our next meeting will be a September 5 at 11:30am. We will be have our Memorial service. Jo McGovern will be giving a Legislative update on the outcome of this years legislative session.


It's Tax season and we all need to be vigilant and protect ourselves.  Read the article “Tax and Other Identity Thefts: How to Prevent Them and What to Do When You Cannot”.


Questions about membership-Contact Leticia Graham-(817) 261-5616

2017-18 ARSEA Membership Renewals are being accepted.  

Local dues are $10 and State dues are $35.

You can fill out an online form here or (no printing required) download a membership form here.

Print, fill it out and please mail your renewal form and check to Patti Casey, Treasurer, 3503 Ranier Dr., Arlington 76016.  Make all checks payable to Arlington RSEA.  


Members, Each One, Bring one!

Enlist your friends and fellow teachers

                                                      ...Even teachers still in the classroom!

 A full program schedule for 2017-18 will be on the on the Events page in late August.


Watch for new information from your committee chairs each month on their pages under Committees.


See what the well dressed ARSEA member wears on the About Us page.


 on these pages:

May newsletter under About Us

April and May 2017 under Pictures

State Convention and Rally Day pictures in the Picture Gallery


TRTA on Social Media!

Follow TRTA on Twitter

Like TRTA on Facebook

Pinterest

@texasretiredteachers


Technology Contact: Pamela Elza  arlingtonrsea@yahoo.com

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Updated 5-22-17

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