May 8, 2019 Press Release from Senator Manchin’s Office

Alabama Miners Rally then March on Federal Courthouse

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RT @Sen_JoeManchin: .@realDonaldTrump, I know you love our country’s brave and patriotic coal miners. We need your support to pass the #Ame

twitter.com/mineworkers 15 hours ago

Send your stories to Senator Manchin so he can share them with those holding our legislation back!

FB.com/UMWAunion 1 day ago

Send your stories to Senator Manchin so he can share them with those holding our legislation back!

FB.com/UMWAunion 1 day ago

"The United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) announced today that it had provided notice to the Bituminous Coal Operators Association (BCOA) and the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service that the union is reopening the current collective bargaining agreement for the purpose of negotiating a wage increase."

FB.com/UMWAunion 2 days ago

RT @Sen_JoeManchin: .@realDonaldTrump, I know you love our country’s brave and patriotic coal miners. We need your support to pass the #Ame

twitter.com/mineworkers 15 hours ago

RT @Sen_JoeManchin: I’m fighting every day to make sure our miners and their families get every penny of the pensions and healthcare they’v…

twitter.com/mineworkers 1 day ago

86,000 retired coal miners pensions are at risk! Passing legislation to protect these pensions as soon as possible IS CRITICAL! Call Congress today and ask them to pass Senate Bill 27 and House Resolution 935 today! Congressional Switchboard: 202-224-3121

instagram.com/umwaunion 12 days ago

There is no more time to wait. Congress must do the right thing and live up to America's promise to its retired coal miners, now! Call them NOW! 202-224-3121. #TheyEarnedIt

instagram.com/umwaunion 16 days ago

March 29th was marked by Congress in 2017 as National Vietnam War Veterans Day. UMWA International President Cecil E. Roberts encourages the membership of the UMWA and all Americans to take time to honor the women and men who served their country in the Vietnam War.

youtube.com/user/UMWAunion 2 months ago

The bankruptcy at Westmoreland Coal does not just affect coal miners... Everyone is at risk. Call Congress today at 202-224-3121 and tell them to pass HR 934. American communities depend on it. #TheyEarnedIt #UMWA

youtube.com/user/UMWAunion 3 months ago