Mission Statement

To strengthen Texas by expanding awareness of public pension issues, providing high quality training to retirement systems’ decision makers and working to assure the promised benefits of public employees.


Associate Advisors

Welcome to TEXPERS!

The Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems (TEXPERS) is a statewide voluntary non-profit association that provides education and legislative advisory services to the Trustees, administrators, professional service providers and employee groups that manage the retirement money of police, fire firefighters, municipal and district employees in cities across Texas.

  • TEXPERS Legislative Update

    • Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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    5 Things You Need to Know About Pension Legislation The State Affairs committee of the Texas Senate held a public hearing Monday, March 20, and discussed five pension bills.   Here's a recap:

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  • Some say swamp of Washington D.C. hasn't drained enough to prevent cuts to pension benefits

    • Friday, March 17, 2017
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    Will Americans see cuts to pension benefits? Americans made it clear during the recent national election that they wanted to see a change in Washington, D.C. With a possible cut in pension benefits, many people feel they may not see that change.

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  • Honoring a hero, cheering pension protection

    • Thursday, March 16, 2017
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    A mourner's comment inspires applause The death last week of Houston Fire Department Capt. William “Iron Bill” Dowling brought tears and memories for this heroic man's life. It also was a reminder of the importance of defined benefit pensions Houston firefighters receive as public servants.

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