Strong, active local unions joined together make AFSCME Ohio Council 8 a powerful force for working families. Council 8 is the leading union for public and non-profit workers in our state with more than 41,000 members in more than 300 local unions representing city, county, hospital, and university employees along with boards of education, non-profit workers, and other public service employees.

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May 6th Primary Early Voting

The in-person and by-mail voting period fo Ohio’s Primary Election is now open.

Changes to Ohio’s Election Law

Rule changes you need to know for the May Primary election.

Current Events

AFSCME Financial Standards Code Seminar
April 26 - Columbus

AFSCME Financial Standards Code Seminar
May 10 - Cincinnati