CWA Local President in Upstate New York Sentenced

On May 9, Delores Jennings, former president of the now-defunct Communications Workers of America Local 81321, was sentenced in Syracuse (N.Y.) City Court to three years probation and ordered to make $2,479 in restitution for falsifying union financial records to cover up theft. She had pleaded guilty in February. The sentencing follows a joint investigation by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards and the Syracuse Police Department.