Topics in the news

FEDERAL AND STATE BUDGETS

Campus Engagement Project  Talking about the Trump budget

Dayton Daily News  Medicaid coverage for 715k Ohioans hangs in balance as debate rages

One Ohio Now  How Ohio measures up

 

HEALTHCARE

Dayton Daily News  Medicaid coverage for 715k Ohioans hangs in balance as debate rages,  Drug overdose deaths skyrocket in Ohio, drug addiction, Gov. John Kasich takes on drug addiction and political infighting in address, Ohio sets new 1-week limit for some painkiller prescriptions, Kasich slams GOP health care plan; Jordan plans to release his own

Public News Service With ACA repeal quashed, doctors promote Medicare for all

 

IMMIGRATION

Mashable  6 initial ways you can be a better ally to undocumented immigrants

 

PAYDAY LENDING

The Columbus Dispatch,  As Ohio payday lending law fails, some lawmakers ready for new regulations

Cleveland Plain Dealer  Payday loan interest rates would be capped under Ohio bill

 

POVERTY

The Columbus Dispatch  Federal funding of Appalachian Regional Commission is essential, advocates say

Public policy alerts are compiled by the Rev. Deniray Mueller, legislative liaison for the Diocese of Southern Ohio and Social Justice & Public Policy Convener. If you have any questions/comments about the subjects presented, please contact her at deniray@deniray.com or 614.668.6036.