Congress needs to Keep America’s Promise to the thousands of families who desperately need the pension that they earned. Tell your members of Congress to support the American Miners’ Pension Act NOW! The UMWA will continue to fight keep pensions for our miners and their spouses!
Click here to find your legislator. Make Your Voice Heard! Tell them why you need your pension and what would happen if you lose it! This issue must be fixed! We will not stop fighting for the hard-earned pensions American Workers have earned and deserve.
Congressional leaders agreed to create a Joint Select Committee on Multi-employer Pensions, to address the looming insolvency of multiemployer plans like the UMWA’s 1974 Pension Fund. Click here to find the names of the Cogressmen and women selected for this committee.
Congress needs to hear YOUR STORY! If you have not written to your member of Congress then the time is NOW! They need to tell the Joint Select Pension Committee why there has to be a fix to the pension crisis THIS YEAR! American miners CANNOT WAIT! Visit: http://umwa.org/policy-politics/current-legislation/ to find the address to your Legislator!
Have YOU reached out to your Member of Congress? Everyday without a fix to the pension crisis is another day miners' pensions are threatened. Congress needs to let the Joint Select Pension Committee know that the time is NOW! Call them at 202-224-3121.