Carpenters’ union umbrella to decide whether to take over scandal-ridden local

A hearing will be held later this month to determine if a carpenters union should be taken over by its parent organization after the union’s president was accused of accepting tens of thousands of dollars in bribes. The United Brotherhood of Carpenters, the international umbrella organization for the New York City District Council of Carpenters, will host a hearing Sept. 17 to determine whether UBC should impose a trusteeship on Local 926. In the past, … Continue reading Carpenters’ union umbrella to decide whether to take over scandal-ridden local