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Supreme Court's CPP stay offers hope for coal industry

President Newton B. Jones

Boilermakers play role in legal challenge to halt EPA monstrosity

THE U.S. SUPREME Court's 5-4 decision February 9 to place a hold, or “stay,” on the implementation of EPA's costly and overreaching Clean Power Plan is a critical, if temporary, victory for the Boilermakers union, the United Mine Workers of America, the coal industry and the future of power generation in the United States. It is also an extraordinary legal precedent.

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IndustriALL Global Union

The Boilermakers union has long participated in global labor solidarity. We are affiliated with IndustriALL Global Union as...

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February 29 - March 3, 2016
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April 4 - 6, 2016
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July 18 - 21, 2016
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Aug 29 - Sep 1, 2016
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Notice of Unclaimed Vacation Benefit Checks

Twenty-one construction lodges participate in the Boilermaker Vacation Trust. If you have worked in one of those jurisdictions, you may be eligible for benefits.

Be sure to claim your benefits before they expire. Find out more