AFSCME President Byron Clemons Makes Guilty Plea

US Department of Labor Investigation Update

AFSCME Local 124 President Byron Clemons allegedly stole over $200k. He pleaded guilty on April 11, 2023.

From the Department of Labor:

On April 11, 2023, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, Byron Clemons, Sr., former President of American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 124 (located in Alton, Ill.), was charged in a one-count information with interstate transportation of stolen money totaling $202,100, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 2314. He then pleaded guilty to the charge. The charge and guilty plea follow an investigation by the OLMS Denver-St. Louis District Office.


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