Advocacy Resources – Legislative State and Federal Issues
Welcome to our Advocacy Center!
Here you will find the legislative resources and updates every retired teacher in Louisiana needs. Click on the plus sign next to each section to expand it. Under each section, you will find links to resources, articles and research and our Legislative Action Center.
This page is your “one-stop-shop” for both state and federal issues that impact Louisiana’s retired teachers.
Our “Becoming a Virtual Activist” series reviews pertinent talking points, discusses how to communicate with legislators and explains how to use our advocacy tools and resources. Click here to check it out!
To view the results of the statewide November Election, go to the Secretary of State’s website, https://www.sos.la.gov/Pages/default.aspx, and click “View Election Results.”
Are you an out-of-state retiree? Click on this link to find your State or Local Election Office Website for the state you are currently in https://www.usa.gov/election-office.
We’ve gathered articles and research to help you understand and defend the current defined benefit plan. Click here to view the articles.
Click here to view “talking points” or “quick facts” to use for why we support the current defined benefit plan, oppose switching to a defined contribution and/or hybrid plan and oppose constitutional conventions or amendments that target retirement benefits.
Click here to view our “how-tos” like how to reach out to your legislators.
PRSAC Approves TRSL Valuation. What’s next for a possible COLA for retirees? Dear LRTA Email Club members, On Thursday, December 16 the Public Retirement Systems' Actuarial […]