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Joseph Ashton, former vice president of the UAW’s General Motors Department, was sentenced today to 30 months in federal prison for conspiring with other UAW officials to engage in honest services fraud by taking $250,000 in bribes and kickbacks from a UAW vendor and for conspiring to launder the proceeds of the scheme…(Read More)


… but, the disgraced United Auto Workers former union president didn’t offer his forced-dues funded pension as restitution to the autoworkers that he ripped off. Yet, the Federal Government will get their taxes because Williams agreed to forfeit seized golf equipment and pay federal income taxes on “embezzled items” according to the Department of…(Read More)

Retired UAW Union President Dennis Williams (pictured left) did not get to enjoy his UAW union paid-for Black Lake luxury vacation home as much as he probably had hoped. And now, Williams is expected to plea guilty to being part of a multi-year and multi-million-dollar embezzlement scheme according to reports…(Read More)

Another UAW officer, former president Dennis Williams, charged in the ongoing UAW embezzlement investigations and prosecutions. From the Detroit Free Press: Prosecutors charged Williams, 67, of Corona, California, with conspiracy to embezzle union funds. The charge, which carries a maximum five-year prison term and $250,000 fine if Williams is convicted, was…(Read More)