Retired coal miners seek Congress’s help to preserve their pensions

Power Struggle: Kemmerer’s Coal Dilemma

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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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RT @erinesavage1: @CecilRoberts, of United @MineWorkers of America testified that "the #coal industry can no longer be responsible for admi…

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RT @AppCitizensLaw: "We can all act like we need more time. But coal miners don't have any more time. They are dying in WV. They are dying…

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President Cecil E. Roberts will be speaking in front of the workforce protection sub-committee today about the resurgence of black lung disease.

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“Black lung afflicts thousands of coal miners,” Roberts said. “We know what causes it, we know how to prevent it, yet miners are still getting it. MSHA took action in 2014 to reduce respirable coal dust. Now it must act to reduce silica exposure, and quickly.”

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RT @erinesavage1: @CecilRoberts, of United @MineWorkers of America testified that "the #coal industry can no longer be responsible for admi…

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RT @AppCitizensLaw: "We can all act like we need more time. But coal miners don't have any more time. They are dying in WV. They are dying…

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President Cecil Roberts will be speaking in front of the workforce protection sub-committee today about the resurgence of black lung disease.

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President Cecil E. Roberts And Secretary-Treasurer Levi Allen are in Charleston, West Virginia speaking outside of the Capitol to support West Virginia teachers today! #UnionStrong #Solidarity

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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.

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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

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