Steelworkers Boss Daniel Hinton Caught Red-Handed

United Steelworkers Local 253M President Daniel Hinton has been charged with embezzlement of union funds. Yet another example of the rampant corruption that goes on behind the scenes of unions.

From the Department of Labor:

On September 28, 2022, in the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana, Daniel Hinton, former Vice President of United Steelworkers Local 253M (located in Simsboro, La.), was charged in a bill of information with embezzling $4,051 in union funds, in violation of 29 U.S.C. 501(c). The charge follows an investigation by the OLMS Dallas-New Orleans District Office.


To read more, please visit the DOL site here.

To stay up to date on Criminal Union Corruption, check out our 2022 U.S. DOL Criminal LMRDA Enforcement Actions page here.

And to see the previous union corruption case, go here.

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