Another UAW Boss, Kenneth Vorlob, Makes Guilty Plea

Kenneth Vorlob was the Secretary/Treasurer for UAW Local 557 in Wisconsin. After being charged with embezzlement, it didn’t take long before he pleaded guilty to the act.

From the Department of Labor:

On February 18, 2022, in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, Kenneth Vorlob, former Financial Secretary/Treasurer of United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 557 (located in Kenosha, Wisc.), pleaded guilty to one count of embezzling union funds totaling $12,827, in violation of 29 U.S.C. 501(c). The guilty plea follows an investigation by the OLMS Detroit-Milwaukee District Office.


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