Coal miners


  • Brown Introduces Legislation to Secure Black Lung Disability Trust Fund

    U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Doug Jones (D-AL), Mark Warner (D-VA), Tim Kaine (D-VA), and Bob Casey (D-PA) introduced S. 3172, the Black Lung Benefits Disability Trust Fund Solvency Act of 2020, which would extend the black lu...…Read More

    Posted on 1/13/2020 | Coal miners, Black lung disease, Tax, Health, miners
  • Brown Helps Secure Miners Pension, Healthcare Fix

    Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced his bipartisan bill, the Bipartisan American Miners Act -- which would help secure pensions and healthcare for Ohio miners and their families -- has been included in the government funding package that Congress is set to vote on t...…Read More

    Posted on 12/16/2019 | miners, CIA, Financial crisis, Small business, Pensions, Coal miners
  • Brown Takes Action to Support Coal Miners Affected By Black Lung