Union enacts ethics reforms in wake of federal investigation

FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2019, file photo Rory Gamble, acting head of the United Auto Workers union answers questions in Southfield, Mich. The United Auto Workers union will tighten financial controls, ban contributions from employers and vendors to charities run by its officers, and hire an ethics officer in the wake of a federal corruption investigation. Gamble said in a statement Wednesday, Nov. 13, that the reforms also will include a commitment to recover misused money.