New York Teachers Union Boss Booked for Alleged $200,000 Theft

Center for Union Facts

Clifford Garner, the president of the Rockland Community College Federation of Teachers—Local 01871 of Randi Weingarten’s American Federation of Teachers—was arrested this week on charges that he stole $200,000 from the union and over-billed the college (where he is an English professor) for expenses.

SEIU Says Bosses Had Hands in the Till

By Mike Heuer, Courthouse News Service

Former officers of the Service Employees International Union Local 1107 swiped more than $47,000 just days after one lost his presidency in the 2013 local election, the SEIU claims in court.