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

Connecticut Rep. Jahana Hayes recently introduced a resolution calling on Congress to affirm its support for providing living wages, good benefits and fair working conditions to paraeducators, classroom assistants, bus drivers, custodial workers and others who are vital to our public education system.
AFSCME’s “I AM Story” podcast has received a nomination for an NAACP Image Award in the “Outstanding Podcast – Limited Series/Short Form” category.

Despite the growing wave of worker organizing across the country, the union membership rate last year ticked down slightly, the U.S.