Open States' stated mission is to improve civic engagement.
To be true to that goal, we can not stand by and be silent when a large portion of Americans face systemic racism and other forms of oppression. That oppression has meant being excluded from civic participation at the ballot box, being called un-American for peaceful protests, and being denied justice for crimes committed against them.
To amend sections 3314.015, 3314.016, and 3314.02 and to repeal sections 3314.021 and 3314.027 of the Revised Code and to amend Section 265.335 of H.B. 166 of the 133rd General Assembly to require all community school sponsors to receive approval from and enter into an agreement with the Department of Education and to make changes regarding eligibility for the Quality Community School Support Program.