Steelworkers Financial Secretary in South Carolina Pleads Guilty

On August 11, Christina Geathers, former financial secretary of United Steelworkers Local 357 in Georgetown, South Carolina, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina to one count of embezzling union funds in the amount of $36,865.18. The guilty plea follows an investigation by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.