Teacher system seeks 1% rate increase

Posted: December 4, 2012 at 12:38 a.m.

The Arkansas Teacher Retirement System trustees plan to ask the legislature to increase the rate that they can charge school districts and other system employers from 14 percent to 15 percent of employee payroll, the chairman of the system’s board of trustees said Monday.

This story is only available from our archives.

Front Section, Pages 1 on 12/04/2012


« Previous Story

Suit fights ruling on retirement benefits

Current and former county officials who tried to collect retirement pay without permanently stepping down from their government posts have filed a lawsuit against the state... Read »

Next Story »

UA top fundraiser reassigned; spent $3.1 mill...

Brad Choate (shown), vice chancellor for advancement, was not fired, Gearhart said in a telephone interview Monday, but the university will not renew his letter of appointment when it ends at the end of the current fiscal year on June 30, 2013.

The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville has reassigned its chief fundraiser and his budget officer after a ... Read »