AFGE Union Boss James Bradley Sentenced to Prison

US Department of Labor Investigation Update

Punishments for illegal activities eventually catch up to you, no matter how big and powerful you are. Following AFGE union boss James Bradley’s guilty plea to conspiracy to embezzle, he has been sentenced to prison. He will also have to serve probation and community service afterward, as well as pay over $205k in restitution.

From the Department of Labor:

On February 23, 2023, in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, James Bradley, an associate of a former employee of the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) national union (located in Washington, D.C.), was sentenced to 15 months in prison, 36 months of probation, and 200 hours of community service. Bradley was also ordered to pay restitution of $205,421. On November 7, 2022, Bradley pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit embezzlement, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 371. The sentencing follows an investigation by the OLMS Washington District Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.


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