Wisconsin Local Steelworkers Official Sentenced for Thefts

On February 27, Mary Schaeuble, chair of the Insurance Committee of United Steelworkers of America Local 20 in Kaukana, Wisconsin, was sentenced in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin to two years probation and ordered to pay $4,000 in restitution and a $200 special assessment. She had pleaded guilty in November to two counts of embezzlement from her union in the amount of $730.94. The sentencing follows a probe by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards. (OLMS, 3/23/2009).