Ohio Senate forms new Housing Committee as constituents spend increasingly more on housing costs– August 30, 2023

Banning copay accumulators in Ohio will bring fairness and lower prescription drug costs– August 30, 2023

Political pathways: Meet 4 young Black Ohio legislators making a difference– August 18, 2023

Ohio lawmakers want to abolish slavery as punishment for crimes– June 8, 2023

The Repository: Letter to the editor: The best direction for District 49 is West– October 18, 2022

House Democrats propose care and support for child sexual assault survivors– October 18, 2022

Ohio Republican legislative leaders appeal congressional map to U.S. Supreme Court– October 17, 2022

Ohio breast cancer law ensures insurance coverage for mammograms– October 14, 2022

Ohio Democrats pushing for pot pardons across the state– October 12, 2022

Ohio looks ahead to marijuana legalization following federal blanket pardon– October 12, 2022

Statement from President Biden on Marijuana Reform– October 6,2022

New initiative aims to break barriers for Ohio families– September 30, 2022

Ohio may make it a crime to spike prices of baby formula– September 28, 2022

OLBC and Weinstein: Vance’s Antisemitic, racist abortion comment ‘dangerous’-September 23, 2022

How Ohioans can apply for energy and rental relief

Not In Our Town hears concerns about Confederate flags at Wood County Fair– September 22, 2022

‘We want some action on this’: Hamilton County has minority inclusion rate of 2% for sports betting kiosks– September 20, 2022

What is State Issue 2? Ohioans to decide on noncitizens’ voting rights– September 20, 2022

‘Things can be pretty tough,’ says Dayton’s only Democratic state legislator– September 13, 2022

Ohio Dems renew calls for gun control as lawmakers return to Columbus– September 8, 2022

State Legislators in Columbus call for expanded police training– September 07, 2022

Columbus, Ohio, police kill Donovan Lewis, community responds -September 5, 2022

Data on Columbus Division of Police use of force, deadly shootings shows racial disparity -September 5, 2022

Activists for women’s health work to educate voters ahead of November election– September 4, 2022

Local, State Leaders Fete Bicentennial Fair– September 2, 2022

President Biden Announces Student Loan Relief for Borrowers Who Need It Most– August 24, 2022

Ohio state representative talks inflation and children in poverty– August 21, 2022

Group warns health care costs could increase dramatically for some Ohioans soon– August 1, 2022

Ohio tries to eliminate statute of limitations again, but this time for wrongful convictions -July 29, 2022

Cincinnati policewoman facing disciplinary hearing after racial slur caught on body cam– July 26, 2022

Ohio GOP Senate candidate argues ‘violent’, ‘unhappy’ marriages shouldn’t end in divorce-July 26, 2022

J.D. Vance Compares Slavery to Abortion– July 26, 2022

Black state lawmakers take aim at Vance over comments likening abortion to slavery– July 26, 2022

Black Ohio Democratic lawmakers criticize Vance over comments about abortion– July 25, 2022

Whaley introduces plan to right the wrongs of energy scandal, spur renewable investments– July 20, 2022

Democratic congressional candidate Emilia Sykes has fundraising edge over Republican– July 18, 2022

‘Freedom, liberty, where’s that?’: Canton marches against end of Roe, police violence -July 4, 2022

Republican lawmakers urge the passage of House Bill 322 rather than improving the lives of Black Ohioans– April 11, 2022

Gov. DeWine’s highlighted several issues in his State of the State address, but not issues pertaining Black Ohioans– March 23, 2022

OLBC stands against Senate Bill 215– March 18th, 2022

OLBC’s energy agenda– February 28, 2022

Noose hung in Canton steel and iron plant– February 17, 2022


OLBC Vice President Brent Speaks on the Value of Black History Month– February 2, 2021

OLBC Issues Statement on New Senate Health Chairman – January 21, 2021

OLBC Calls for Equity in Politics – January 7, 2021

OLBC Announces New Vision for 134th General Assembly– January 4, 2021

OLBC Elects Rep. Thomas West as President – November 24, 2020

OLBC Member issues statement on House GOP move to impeach – August 24, 2020

OLBC Members vote to remove Householder as Speaker – July 30, 2020

OLBC President issues statement on Rep. Householder’s indictment – July 22, 2020

OLBC President responds to State Senator’s “colored” statement – June 11, 2020

OLBC declares racism a “Public Health Crisis” – May 29, 2020

OLBC weighs in on SCOTUS partisan gerrymandering ruling Pt. 3 – June 27, 2019

OLBC weighs in on SCOTUS partisan gerrymandering ruling Pt. 2 – June 27, 2019

OLBC weighs in on SCOTUS partisan gerrymandering ruling Pt. 1 – June 27, 2019

OLBC member Criminal Justice Reform bill passes – June 19, 2019

OLBC President bill passes to invest $11 million to reduce infant mortality – June 20, 2019

OLBC lays out Building Up Black Families initiative on Juneteenth – June 19, 2019

OLBC weighs in on strike down of Ohio’s “unconstitutional” Maps Pt 2 – May 3, 2019

OLBC weighs in on strike down of Ohio’s “unconstitutional” Maps Pt 1 – May 3, 2019

Black Caucus Members found Ohio Black Maternal Health Caucus – April 14, 2019

Black Caucus Members tie in race and women’s rights – April 13, 2019

Black Lawmakers Expand Past Urban cores – November 9, 2018

Democrat Phil Robinson adds another seat to OLBC – November 9, 2018

OLBC rallies statewide candidates in Stark County  – October 31, 2018

OLBC rallies in Youngstown Pt 2 #PowerTheBlackVote bus tour – October 30, 2018

OLBC rallies in Youngstown Pt 1 #PowerTheBlackVote bus tour – October 30, 2018

OLBC launches #PowerTheBlackVote bus tour to rally African American voters – October 30, 2018

OLBC hold presser in Cleveland for Issue 1 – October 11, 2018

OLBC Accuses Issue 1 Opponents of Fear Tactics – October 4, 2018

OLBC endorses Criminal Justice Ballot Initiative Issue 1 – October 4, 2018

OLBC Endorses in Democratic Primary – April 14, 2018

OLBC Announces hiring of Executive Director – March 14, 2018

OLBC President, Rep. Stephanie Howse on Black History Month Podcast w/ ODP – February 25, 2018

OLBC Member Rep. Glenn Holmes on HB 421 – Lead & Water Quality – January 30, 2018

OLBC Member Rep. Tavia Galonski on HB 461: Human Trafficking – January 30, 2018

OLBC Speaks out on “Gerrymandered” Redistricting Proposal – January 25, 2018

OLBC comments on disparity report of African American children in Ohio – October 27, 2017

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