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UMWA’s Roberts’ Statement on Veterans Day

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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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Band of Brothers and Sisters

A very special event Thursday at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place, took place. In fact, you could call it an international event, a presidential inauguration, a non-political rally, a who’s who of labor leaders, a tribute to women, a civil rights gathering, a rockin’ country music concert...

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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 @APWUnational: What happens to veterans who rely on the US Mail for Rx deliveries and other services if the @WhiteHouse sells the USPS t…

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RT @APWUnational: The USPS is the second-largest employer of veterans, who earn a good union wage and benefits. But those jobs are at risk…

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Today marks the 100th anniversary of the first Veterans Day. On behalf of the United Mine Workers International Staff we wish every one who served a very happy Veterans Day.

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President Roberts' makes a statement on the 100th anniversary of Veterans Day.

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RT @APWUnational: What happens to veterans who rely on the US Mail for Rx deliveries and other services if the @WhiteHouse sells the USPS t…

twitter.com/mineworkers 3 days ago

RT @APWUnational: The USPS is the second-largest employer of veterans, who earn a good union wage and benefits. But those jobs are at risk…

twitter.com/mineworkers 4 days ago

Richard Ojeda and Joe Manchin spoke to West Virginians today about their continued fight for West Virginia and hard working Americans! Remember to #vote for the candidates that will #fight for YOU this November. . . . . . . . . #Miners #UMWA #Election #Senate #Congress #Work #American #Veteran #WestVirginia #WVU #Teachers #Pension #Retirement #HealthInsurance #Union #Beckley #Cannelton #LocalUnion #Future #Capitol #Washington #UnitedStates #RichardOjeda

instagram.com/umwaunion 1 month ago

We're back! D.C. hasn't seen the last of us. Our Members are back on Capitol Hill demanding that Congress acts now and fixes America's Pension Crisis! Our first meeting today was with Congressman Connor Lamb from Pennsylvania. Thank you Representative Lamb for your support! . . . . . . #UMWA #PensionCrisis #PBGC #Miners #CapitolHill #Congress #Republican #Democrat #Action #Retirement #Future #BlackLung #WashingtonDC #Unions #ConnorLamb #Membership #Veterans

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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

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