Local 8: Ramsey County

Local 8 comprises employees within five bargaining units covered by separate CONTRACTS in Ramsey County, Minnesota.

The units are

Assistant County Attorneys

General County

Professional Employees

Public Defenders

Public Health Registered Nurses

LAS VEGAS — More than 160 AFSCME members gathered in Las Vegas last week to lift up the voice of public service workers and move our union forward.  

My lost-time experience further enhanced and strengthened my love for being part of our union. I’ll only work union from now on. I want to encourage everyone who doesn’t know much about the union or is looking for change, to consider participating in our member organizing program.

A federal court has ruled in favor of working families and against wealthy special interests in D