Public policy news alerts are compiled and posted 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 or 614.668.6036.


Call to Action

New toolkit & faith letter to stop drastic cuts to refugee resettlement, STOP downloadable guns

Upcoming event

Brian McLaren at Peace Lutheran Church on September 9, 2018


March 2020 – Ohio is getting a new area code.

Other topics in the news


The Columbus Dispatch  Teachers turn to crowdfunding to cover cost of supplies

Washington Examiner  Administration unveils plan to gut ‘gainful employment’ education rule


Public News Service  Groups: Never enough safety standards for Ohio River water quality


The Columbus Dispatch  It’s time for Ohio to update care for dementia patients


Center for American Progress  Public-Charge Rule would threaten disabled immigrants’ health and safety