Apr 2016

Now that the mayoral race is behind us and we prepare for the Texas legislative session next year, I want to address the pension issue. We receive at least a phone call a day regarding our pensions and questions about the HPOU’s position on all aspects of the pension system. The Union has a Meet and Confer contract with the City of Houston regarding pay and benefits for all active Houston police officers. That contract expires on Dec. 31, 2018. That contract has absolutely nothing to do with pensions. The Houston Police......