Steelworkers Staff Representative in Pittsburgh Pleads Guilty

On September 18, Curtis Reed, a former staff representative at United Steelworkers headquarters in Pittsburgh, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania to embezzling $3,694.32 in union funds. He and Robert Misuraca, at the time another headquarters staffer, had been indicted in February. The actions follow a probe by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.