District 12 represents UMWA members in the Midwestern part of the United States. District 12 includes many of the founding areas of the United Mine Workers of America. Today, UMWA members in District 12 come from throughout western Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois and Missouri.
District 12 members’ pensions and health care are on the line with the recent bankruptcies of Patriot Coal. Click here to find out how you can join with your District 12 brothers and sisters to pressure the government to Keep the Promise to UMWA retirees.