Local 8: Ramsey County

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

Click on the units below to DOWNLOAD the contracts.

PDF icon Assistant County Attorney

PDF icon General Unit

PDF icon Professional Employees

PDF icon Public Defenders

PDF icon Public Health Registered Nurses

In January 1993, Joann Mapp shared a powerful message on a conference call with newly elected President Bill Clinton.

The following is adapted from remarks delivered by President Saunders at the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor’s Martin Luther King Day Breakfast on January 14, 2023.

Thanks to efforts by the Biden administration and AFSCME, many public service workers, 

Many AFSCME members work in high-stress fields such as public safety, health care, emergency medical services and firefighting.