Umwa

Some articles on umwa:

Joseph Yablonski - UMWA Presidential Candidacy
... Legendary UMWA president John L ... From retirement, Lewis hand-picked Boyle for the UMWA presidency ... Boyle faced significant opposition from rank-and-file miners and UMWA leaders ...
Canadian Mineworkers Union - Miners' Unions in Nova Scotia
... The United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) attempted to organize the miners and supplant the PWA in 1908 ... The Amalgamated affiliated fully with UMWA a year later ... Miners were represented continuously by UMWA over the next 60 years, with strikes exceedingly rare ...
Sago Mine Disaster - Investigation By The U.S. Department of Labor - UMWA Participation
... Coal Group (ICG) issued a press release objecting to UMWA participation in the investigation, accusing the union of attempting to manipulate a provision of the federal regulations, and ... In a responding press release, UMWA International President Cecil Roberts denied ‘manipulation', saying instead that it was fulfilling its responsibility under the MSHA regulations ... ICG of attempting to get the identities of the miners who designated the UMWA as their representative, and questioned why they needed to know that, and what ...
John White (unionist)
... of the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) from 1911 to 1917 ... He was elected an UMWA international vice president in 1909, serving for two years ... He was elected president of UMWA in 1911 after pledging to unite the union's warring factions ...
Sam Church - Union Career - UMWA Presidency
... Church's tenure as president of UMWA was a difficult one ... However, when Church ran for re-election as UMWA president in 1982, he was defeated ... The 1982 UMWA presidential campaign was hard-fought and bitter ...