Alabama Electrical Workers President Indicted for Embezzlement

On March 23, Michael Williams, former president of Local 780 of the International Association of Electrical Workers, was indicted in U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama on ten counts of embezzlement totaling $4,906 and four counts of making false entries in financial records of the Eufaula union. The charges follow a probe by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.