GMP Secretary-Treasurer in Texas Charged with Embezzlement

On September 27, Norman Baker, former secretary-treasurer of Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics and Allied Workers Local 220, was charged in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas with embezzling $8,310 in funds from the Axtell (near Waco) union. The charge follows a probe by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.