How much did the Hoffa administration spend in members’ dues to obstruct corruption investigations? A Teamster financial report obtained by TDU tells the tale.

While the final price tag isn’t known yet, the LM-2 report filed by the IBT with the Department of Labor reveals the initial expenditures—and they are staggering.

Hoffa-Hall paid $715,499 to Bancroft Associates, PLLC, for the services of Viet Dinh, the high-priced litigator who was hired to stonewall corrupt investigators until after the International Union election.

Dinh left the firm in August, but continued his dirty work for Hoffa-Hall.

In November, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara went to court to demand that Hoffa-Hall turn over suppressed records and to reaffirm that the IBT does not have the right to withhold evidence from corruption investigations.

The IBT paid Dinh to go to court to fight the U.S. attorney’s motion.
Hoffa's Million Dollar Corruption Cover-Up - Teamsters for a Democratic Union