Join

Latest News & Media View All ›

Be An International Representative!

The UMWA is accepting applications for International Representatives.   Positions that may become available are determined by the International Office…

CBS live-streaming news network to unionize

Source: The Hill CBSN, the digital arm of CBS News, has become the first major live-streaming news network to unionize,…

Union Pay Raises Irk Tomassetti - Some increases exceed 3 percent limit; minimum wage set at $10 per hour

Source: Altoona Mirror HOLLIDAYSBURG — A new contract for a group of unionized Blair County employees allocates some raises beyond…

Jefferson County coal mine to be bought for $400 million

Source: Birmingham Business Journal A private Birmingham coal producer is selling a coal mine in Jefferson County to a major…

Sign Up for Email Updates

Become a 'Mine Worker'

The United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) is one of the most successful labor unions in American history. Speaking with the unified voice of hundreds of thousands, the UMWA effectively secures a safe work environment, fair wages and benefits, and job security for each of its members. Contact us to find out more about how the UMWA can give you a voice at work.

More ›

The United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) is one of the most successful labor unions in American history. Speaking with the unified voice of hundreds of thousands, the UMWA effectively secures a safe work environment, fair wages and benefits, and job security for each of its members. Contact us to find out more about how the UMWA can give you a voice at work.

More ›

Bust the 'Union-Buster'

Don’t be fooled by the ‘Labor Resources Consultants’ the company hires to suppress your right to have a voice at work. Employers will spend countless dollars fighting union organizing, much more than the cost of providing a safe workplace with fair pay and benefits. They feel it is worth fighting their employees at every turn, so they don’t have to share the profits. Click for more information about Union-Busting techniques and how to fight them.

More ›

Don’t be fooled by the ‘Labor Resources Consultants’ the company hires to suppress your right to have a voice at work. Employers will spend countless dollars fighting union organizing, much more than the cost of providing a safe workplace with fair pay and benefits. They feel it is worth fighting their employees at every turn, so they don’t have to share the profits. Click for more information about Union-Busting techniques and how to fight them.

More ›