UMWA issues statement on road bond election

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WDTV) -- Days before the special election regarding the proposed road bond, the United Mine Workers of America released a statement supporting the bond.

The statement, released Thursday, says the union supports the bond due to infrastructure needs and job opportunities the bond could bring to the state without raising taxes.

The UMWA ended the statement by encouraging voters to vote “Yes” for the road bond. “

You can read the full statement by visiting the Related Document.