December 11 AMP Act Update

Ludlow Massacre Archaeological Project

It’s been more than 100 years since approximately two dozen miners, including women and children, were killed in what is known as the Ludlow Massacre. Click here to learn more about the Ludlow Massacre Archaeological Project 20th Anniversary!

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NBCWA Panel Rights

Learn more about panel and recall rights for United Mine Workers of America members employed at The Ohio Valley Coal Company (TOVCC) and The Ohio Valley Transloading Company (TOVTC) under the terms of the 2016 National Bituminous Coal Wage Agreement (NBCWA).

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Keep the Promise

Congress needs to Keep America’s Promise to the family who desperately need the health insurance that they earned. Tell your Senators and member of Congress to support the Miners’ Protection Act. The fight continues to keep cradle to grave insurance for our miners!

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"And they warn that if Congress doesn't step in soon to forestall the insolvency of several key pension plans — including the massive Central States plan, which covers an estimated 400,000 union workers and retirees — taxpayers risk ending up on the hook for an even bigger multibillion-dollar rescue for the government's pension guarantee agency."

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RT @MikeJonesOR: The 37 men killed in the Robena Mine disaster 55 years ago were honored Wednesday during a memorial service by the United…

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"And they warn that if Congress doesn't step in soon to forestall the insolvency of several key pension plans — including the massive Central States plan, which covers an estimated 400,000 union workers and retirees — taxpayers risk ending up on the hook for an even bigger multibillion-dollar rescue for the government's pension guarantee agency."

FB.com/UMWAunion 3 days ago

Another successful meeting with Senator Joe Manchin and his staff! We had members from VA, WV, PA and AL in attendance.

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RT @MikeJonesOR: The 37 men killed in the Robena Mine disaster 55 years ago were honored Wednesday during a memorial service by the United…

twitter.com/mineworkers 5 days ago

RT @SenSherrodBrown: It’s #NationalMinersDay this week. No better way to celebrate than hearing from Ohio @MineWorkers about the critical n…

twitter.com/mineworkers 5 days ago

Two of our Members along with @joemanchin did a series of local WV TV interviews this morning discussing the importance of passing legislation to preserve Miners pensions! #UMWA #KeepThePromise

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Happy National Miners Day!!! #UMWA #SupportTheMiners

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A bipartisan group of U.S. senators and representatives announced today the introduction of the “American Miners Protection (AMP) Act.” The new legislation would protect the pensions of retired coal miners whose pensions have been placed in jeopardy by an unprecedented wave of bankruptcies by coal producers.

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