Current status of legislation to protect health care benefits

April 26, 2017 Press Conference

UMWA stops CONSOL health care switch

The UMWA on March 17 won an injunction stopping CONSOL Energy from unilaterally terminating negotiated health care benefits and forcing thousands of CONSOL retirees to buy temporary insurance. Click here to read more.

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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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@tatecurtis @ScottJenningsKY @d_yetter @SenateMajLdr We did not feel ignored. @SenMajLeader staff met with us while he was on the floor.

twitter.com/mineworkers 1 day ago

RT @RepTimMurphy: The clock is running out. Congress needs to act fast & protect the #healthcare promise for all @MineWorkers #TheyEarnedIt

twitter.com/mineworkers 2 days ago

@tatecurtis @ScottJenningsKY @d_yetter @SenateMajLdr We did not feel ignored. @SenMajLeader staff met with us while he was on the floor.

twitter.com/mineworkers 1 day ago

RT @RepTimMurphy: The clock is running out. Congress needs to act fast & protect the #healthcare promise for all @MineWorkers #TheyEarnedIt

twitter.com/mineworkers 2 days ago

Check out the United Mine Workers of America's Facebook page to see our live feed of this morning's Press Conference! #umwa

instagram.com/umwaunion 3 days ago

Tim Kaine stopped to show a few of our members his support for the Miners Protection Act. #UMWA

instagram.com/umwaunion 24 days ago

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin III (D-WV), Shelly Moore Capito (R-WV), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and Representatives David McKinnley (R-WV), Mike Doyle (D-PA), Mike Bost (R-IL) and UMWA International President Cecil E. Roberts spoke on Capitol Hill April 26, 2017 to speak with the press about their efforts to pass the Miners Protection Act.

youtube.com/user/UMWAunion 2 days ago

Call 202-224-3121. Tell your member of Congress to "Keep The Promise" to these retirees. They earned it.

youtube.com/user/UMWAunion 19 days ago