The UMWA Pension Fight

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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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Find Your Legislator

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.

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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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RT @Fayette_Cheryl: #WestVirginia #history: Sept. 19, 1892: William ‘‘Bill’’ Blizzard was born in #CabinCreek. Blizzard became one of West…

twitter.com/mineworkers 1 day ago

RT @danielmarans: Pay attention to the multiemployer pension fight — to say nothing of the @MineWorkers pension. Conor Lamb’s promises to f…

twitter.com/mineworkers 2 days ago

President Roberts reflects on the sacrifices made 17 years ago on September 11 and asks us all to take a moment and remember the first responders who gave their lives for us on that day. After you watch this message from President Roberts please click below to view the commemorative video made by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA asking everyone to NEVER FORGET. https://www.facebook.com/afacwa/videos/354763075064608/ Share this video as well as the afa-cwa's video with your friends and family! Be sure to tag United Mine Workers of America and Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA)!

FB.com/UMWAunion 14 days ago

If you wrote a letter, it was delivered today. If you haven't written one yet, IT'S NOT TOO LATE! Send it to your district office and we will hand deliver it to the Capitol in Washington, DC.

FB.com/UMWAunion 15 days ago

RT @Fayette_Cheryl: #WestVirginia #history: Sept. 19, 1892: William ‘‘Bill’’ Blizzard was born in #CabinCreek. Blizzard became one of West…

twitter.com/mineworkers 1 day ago

RT @danielmarans: Pay attention to the multiemployer pension fight — to say nothing of the @MineWorkers pension. Conor Lamb’s promises to f…

twitter.com/mineworkers 2 days ago

President Roberts reflects on the sacrifices made 17 years ago on September 11 and asks us all to take a moment and remember the first responders who gave their lives for us on that day. After you watch this message from President Roberts please click below to view the commemorative video made by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA asking everyone to NEVER FORGET. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91orPfYkfik&feature=youtu.be

youtube.com/user/UMWAunion 14 days ago