Steelworkers Local President in Ohio Sentenced for Theft

steelworkers-logoOn April 20, Jackie Kiedrowicz, former president of United Steelworkers Local 1200, was sentenced in U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, to two years probation and 200 hours of community service for embezzling $16,782.40 in funds from the Canton union. She also will have to pay a $2,000 fine. She pleaded guilty in February. The sentencing follows a probe by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.