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Union Plus Union-Made Snacks for Game Day

Source: Union Plus The Super Bowl is just around the corner! Put your game face on and tune in to…

Remington's union, new owners are at the negotiating table

Source: Times Union January 14, 2021 Ilion, Herkimer County plant was purchased out of bankruptcy ILION - The union representing…

Union Plus: Bachelor's Degree Program

Source: Union Plus January 8, 2020 Earn your bachelor’s degree for free Are you ready to take the next step…

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2021 AFL-CIO Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference

Source: AFL-CIO January 8, 2020   2021 AFL-CIO Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference Virtual Conference | Jan. 15-16, 2021 Save the date. More information will be available soon. We’re done talking about what 2020 has taken from us. Let’s talk about what we built together. Let’s talk about what we’ll […]

January 6, 2021: A dark day in American history

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JANUARY 7, 2021 [TRIANGLE, VA.] United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) International President Cecil E. Roberts issued the following statement today: “The violence that swept up Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. yesterday was sickening to all true Americans. There is nothing wrong with peaceful protest. Every American has the right to protest […]

An Interview with President Roberts Part II: Organizing for the Future

UMWA International President Roberts looks to the future and talks about the UMWA’s need to keep the jobs we have, expand in the jurisdictions we are now and the importance of organizing new workers.

An Interview with President Roberts Part I: The Impact of 2020

UMWA International President Cecil E. Roberts offers a candid assessment of “perhaps the worst year in the history of our country” and its impact on our union and our members.

COVID relief legislation “a good first step”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DECEMBER 21, 2020   UMWA able to further protect retiree health care in 2021 omnibus [TRIANGLE, VA.] United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) International President Cecil E. Roberts issued the following statement today: “The COVID relief package that a bipartisan group of Senators – including the UMWA’s friends Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), Mark […]

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