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U.S. DOL 12/17/2020 Update On December 3, 2020, in the United States District Court for the District of Maryland, Sarah Geddes Holmes, former Secretary-Treasurer of International Association of Machinists (IAM) Local Lodge 24 (located in Clinton, Md.), pleaded guilty to one count of embezzlement from a labor organization (29 U.S…(Read More)

Local 872 of the Laborers, Vas Vegas, has a secretary-Business Manager well-fitted to the job of running a blue-collar union. John L. Smith has the story on the Nevada Independent. In a casual moment, scrappy Las Vegas laborers union Secretary-Treasurer and Business Manager Tommy White will tell you he has an…(Read More)

The Romeros no longer are a family that stays together let alone steals together. On February 12, John S. Romero, former president of United Industrial and Service Workers of America (UISWA), was convicted by a jury in Los Angeles federal court of 14 felony charges related to the theft of nearly $800,000 from the…(Read More)