Steelworkers Ex-Local Treasurer in Upstate New York Pleads Guilty to Records Fraud

steelworkers-logoOn April 15, Norma Fanning, former treasurer of United Steelworkers Local 503 in Ogdensburg, N.Y., pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York to falsifying union records. She had submitted $6,342.15 in fraudulent expense claims. The case follows an investigation by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards. (OLMS, 5/22/09).