Ohio Steelworkers Local President Charged with Embezzlement

SteelworkersOn September 15, Ellsworth Williamson, former president of United Steelworkers Local 5-1967, was charged in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio with embezzlement of $5,159.16 in funds from the Hamilton (north of Cincinnati)-based union. The charge follows a probe by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.