President Roberts Discusses Second Joint Select Committee Meeting

Congress creates Joint Select Committee on Multi-Employer Pensions

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Preserve Our Pensions

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!

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L.U. 2463 Financial Assistance

Local Union 2463 have been in a seven month fight for a new contract at AEP Cook Coal Terminal and has spent several thousand dollars in this fight. Steve Earle, UMWA International District 12 Vice President, is requesting financial assistance for our brothers and sisters.

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Joint Select Committee

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.

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Senator Joe Manchin III spoke at the Joint Select Committee meeting today where he questioned The Honorable W. Thomas Reeder, Director of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, about the looming deadline facing the United Mine Workers of America 1974 Pension Plan.

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"The number of workers killed in their workplaces has been significantly reduced since the OSH Act became law. But now, worker safety might be headed in the wrong direction."

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Senator Joe Manchin III spoke at the Joint Select Committee meeting today where he questioned The Honorable W. Thomas Reeder, Director of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, about the looming deadline facing the United Mine Workers of America 1974 Pension Plan.

FB.com/UMWAunion 4 days ago

"The number of workers killed in their workplaces has been significantly reduced since the OSH Act became law. But now, worker safety might be headed in the wrong direction."

FB.com/UMWAunion 11 days ago

@ZFlowers112 @ElectionMapsCo @Sen_JoeManchin has an 87% AFL-CIO Rating of fighting for working families. "Corporate Dem?" Not hardly.

twitter.com/mineworkers 13 days ago

Congratulations to @JoeManchinWV on last night's big win! Now on to November, when we will keep this friend of coal… https://t.co/ZKAUWoKS44

twitter.com/mineworkers 13 days ago

One year ago today, the Miners Protection Act was passed! #KeepThePromise #UMWA #Miners #Success #Legislation #Inspiring #Retirees #Coal #HealthCare

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International Secretary-Treasurer Levi Allen is visiting Local 7606 in Canada today talking with members. #UMWA #Canada #LU7606 #Estevan #Saskatchewan #MineWorkers #CoalMining

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Hopi Tribe, United Mine Workers of America and Peabody seek judgement affirming CAP’s legal obligation to purchase NGS Power. Phoenix, Arizona - May 1, 2018.

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President Roberts speaks about the The Joint Select Committee in charge of solving the pension crisis who held their second meeting on April 18, 2018.

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