On April 16, 2021, Former Treasurer for the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), Michael Wood, was charged with crimes of forgery.
From the Department of Labor:
In the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana, Michael Wood, former Treasurer of American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Local 3957 (located in Grant, La.), was charged in a bill of information with one count of forgery, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 513(a). The charge follows an investigation by the OLMS Dallas-New Orleans District Office.Department of Labor
As of right now, this is all we know. More information and details on the matter will be shared as it becomes available.
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