Tag: United Automobile Workers

Former U.A.W. Official Pleads Guilty in Corruption Scandal

A former top official of the United Automobile Workers union pleaded guilty Friday to conspiring with fellow officials in a scheme that siphoned hundreds of thousands of dollars in members’ dues to support spending on villa rentals, lavish meals, golf clubs and golf outings. The official, Vance Pearson, a former head of the U.A.W.’s vast […]

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UAW Executive Board Names New VP, Director of Ford Department

Gerald Kariem has been unanimously selected by the UAW’s executive board to become its new vice president and director of the Ford department. Kariem, 63, has been a board member himself for almost ten years and currently oversees Region 1D. His placement frees up Rory Gamble to handle more presidential duties (Gamble having taken on the […]

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