AFGE President in Florida Panhandle Sentenced for Wire Fraud

AFGE logoDanny Hubbard headed his union for two years. That proved to be enough time to generate a substantial illegal side income. On November 20, Hubbard, former president of American Federation of Government Employees Local 1380, was sentenced in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida to 30 months in prison for stealing more than $90,000 from the Panama City, Fla. union, and was ordered to pay full restitution. He had pleaded guilty to wire fraud in August after being charged in November 2012. The union represents Naval Support Activity employees in Panama City.

Hubbard, now 49, a resident of Panama City, became president of AFGE Local 1380 in or around November 2006, serving in his position through 2008. During that time, say federal prosecutors, he wrote unauthorized union checks to himself, “cash,” a local convenience store, and the Boomtown Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi. He also conducted numerous other …

Florida AFGE Local President Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

AFGE logoOn August 8, Danny Hubbard, former president of American Federation of Government Employees Local 1380, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida to 24 counts of wire fraud against the Panama City, Fla. union. He had been charged last November. The actions follow a probe by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.…

Former President of Florida AFGE Local Charged with Fraud

AFGE logoOn November 13, Danny Hubbard, former president of American Federation of Government Employees Local 1380, was charged in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida in a 24-count indictment with wire fraud from the Panama City, Fla. union. The charges follow an investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.…