Amazing how history - that can be checked with a simply click of the mouse - gets changed when someone wants to make a point or ignore facts.
The USSR fail because of a money race - not an arms race - we out spent them. Seems Reagan was the president at the time. Robin Hood was court ordered - not a product of the Democratic party. PLEASE check your facts before posting.
HOWEVER, this is all off subject. The money is there to give TRS members a cost of living raise each and every year. Ask the simply question, why does this not happen?
What is the worth of a teacher in Texas?