Machinists Business Agent in Virginia Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

On May 10, Jeff Agee, former business representative for International Association of Machinists Local Lodge 10, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia to embezzling $4,181.62 in funds from the Richmond union. He had been charged in April. The charge and guilty plea follow a probe by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.