Ironworkers union official charged wi...

Ironworkers union official charged with bribery; son pleaded guilty to embezzlement last week

There are 4 comments on the The Jersey Journal story from Nov 22, 2011, titled Ironworkers union official charged with bribery; son pleaded guilty to embezzlement last week. In it, The Jersey Journal reports that:

A former official with an ironworkers union based in Jersey City accepted more than $14,000 in bribes to get non-union workers jobs at a union construction site in Hudson County, authorities said today.

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#1 Nov 23, 2011
Anyone actually surprised? Union official and corruption, shocker there!
Corruption Hater

Hammonton, NJ

#2 Nov 25, 2011
It was no surprise that this happened...This has been going on in various Locals for a long time..Research will verify that fact. This ultimately falls under the perview of Senator Steve Sweeney....He is the Head of the Council for all these Locals...There are only two Locals in S. Jersey.. Camden(synonymous with Sweeney) and Atlantic City....This case may very well blow the lid off Sweeney's Local that has been RULED WITH AN IRON FIST...
ThomasA

Gadsden, AL

#3 Nov 29, 2011
Business as usual!
Ironworkerwith disgust

Philadelphia, PA

#4 Sep 24, 2012
These jerk offs make deals for themselves while honest ironworkers sit at the hall not being able to get a job. F u Bill Nagy, Ray, Chubby, Malcom . You lazy ass rip offs... Ok my friend

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