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News from the United Mine Workers of America
Communications DepartmentPhone: 703-208-7240Fax: 703-208-7227E-mail: news@umwa.org
  • January, 2006
  • 01/31/2006 - Fourth Circuit upholds decision maintaining UMWA safety expertsí participation in Sago investigation
  • 01/26/2006 - UMWA safety experts prepare to enter Sago mine after federal court ruling
  • 01/24/2006 - Sago investigation dissolving into "travesty," UMWA warns as ICG continues obstruction tactics, circumvention of law
  • 01/24/2006 - United Mine Workers call for President Bush to withdraw nomination of Richard Stickler as head of Mine Safety and Health Administration
  • 01/24/2006 - West Virginia Legislation a "tremendous first step" to improve coal mine safety, UMWA President Roberts says
  • 01/23/2006 - Virginia court dismisses Massey-Blankenship suit against the United Mine Workers of America and International President Cecil Roberts... again
  • 01/22/2006 - ICG Circumventing the Law with Sago Petition, UMWA President Roberts says
  • 01/22/2006 - UMWA President Roberts Statement on Aracoma Alma #1 Tragedy
  • 01/20/2006 - UMWA offers "any assistance we can give" in response to Aracoma Alma Mine #1 fire
  • 01/18/2006 - Sago miners have the right to ask for UMWA representation in investigation, Roberts says
  • 01/17/2006 - Technology, Information, Knowledge Available That Could Have Alleviated Sago Disaster, United Mine Workers of America President Roberts Says
  • 01/10/2006 - UNITED MINE WORKERS PRESIDENT CECIL ROBERTS HAILS STATE, CONGRESSIONAL INVESTIGATIONS INTO SAGO DISASTER
  • 01/04/2006 - Statement of United Mine Workers of America President Cecil Roberts on the tragedy at the Sago Mine
  • Cecil Roberts, President Dan Kane, Secretary-Treasurer
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