AFGE Local President in San Antonio Charged with Theft

afge-shield-logoOn February 19, W.D. Whiting, former president of American Federation of Government Employees Local 1757, was charged in the 290th Judicial District of Bexar County, Tex. with one count of theft, with an aggregate value of $1,500 or more but less than $20,000, and one count of misappropriation of fiduciary/financial property from the San Antonio union. The indictment follows a probe by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.