Steelworkers National Political Director Indicted for Embezzlement

steelworkers-logoOn September 11, Charles Rocha, former political director of the United Steelworkers, was indicted in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on 18 counts of embezzlement of $6,971.19 in funds from the union’s Pittsburgh headquarters. The indictment follows an investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.