Here are the key issues we work on to protect Texas Retailers:

Inventory Tax | Franchise Tax | Property Tax |Sales Tax | Food Safety | Loss Prevention | Unemployment | Workers Compensation | Employment Law | Lottery | Alcohol | Credit and Financial Services | Cigarette and Tobacco | Healthcare and Pharmacy | Insurance | Firearms and Weapons | Environmental Regulations | Data Security | Cosmetology | State and Local Licensing | Jewelry

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KEY ISSUES

Texas Retailers Association Political Action Committee (TRAPAC)

TRAPAC is the Political Action Committee (PAC) of the Texas Retailers Association. It is organized to take a bipartisan, non-ideological approach to contributing to candidates for state political office (State Representative, State Senator, Lt. Governor, Governor and other statewide positions) whose voting records and/or stated positions are supportive of the key issues of importance to the membership of the Texas Retailers Association. 

TRAPAC funds go towards direct expenses related to legislative and regulatory initiatives. If you have any questions about TRAPAC, please contact TRA at 512-472-8261 or email Justin Williamson, Director of Public Affairs.

Texas Retailers Association
Federal Political Action Committee
(TRA FEDPAC)

TRA FEDPAC is the Federal Political Action Committee (PAC) of the Texas Retailers Association. It is organized to take a bipartisan, non-ideological approach to contributing to candidates for federal political office (U.S. House Representative and U.S. Senator) whose voting records and/or stated positions are supportive of the key issues of importance to the membership of the Texas Retailers Association. If you have any questions about TRA FEDPAC, please contact TRA at 512-472-8261 or email Justin Williamson, Director of Public Affairs.
 

Retail Advocacy Fund (RAF)

Contributions to the Retail Advocacy Fund (RAF) can be made with corporate funds. Contributions to the Retail Advocacy Fund (RAF) are considered an additional assessment to support the indirect expenses (non-lobbying and non-PAC) related to the government affairs work TRA does on your company’s behalf.

 

If you have any questions about RAF, please contact TRA at 512-472-8261 or email Justin Williamson, Director of Public Affairs.