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Community Solutions’ work and experts are regularly covered by national, state and local print, broadcast and online media. Reporters and editors depend on Community Solutions as a source of reliable data and sound, nonpartisan, data-driven analyses of critical community issues. Our staff members are available to submit opinion editorials to newspapers and or to appear as experts on radio and television programs. We can also provide journalists with background information on important community issues and connect them with other sources of information.

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December 2018

The Plain Dealer mentioned Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes in “Decision still pending on Ohio’s Medicaid work requirement” (12/9/18)

WVIZ ideas featured Community Solutions’ Most Treasured Volunteers Award Winners Mark Cline and Colleen Moran in “Cleveland’s Most Treasured Volunteers: Colleen Moran” (12/4/18) and “Cleveland’s Most Treasured Volunteers: Mark Cline” (12/3/18)

The Plain Dealer quoted Associate Director Emily Campbell and Community Solutions The $44,000 Question: Examining Disengaged Youth in Cuyahoga County report in “Unemployed young people in Cuyahoga cost economy $927 million a year, report shows” (12/3/18)

Gongwer News Service quoted Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes in “Federal Guidance Offers More Health Insurance Flexibility, But Critics Question Legality, Outcomes” (12/3/18)

Springfield News-Sun quoted Associate Director Emily Campbell in “Wage cliff makes higher income a problem for some workers” (12/2/18)

Akron Beacon Journal featured Community Solutions’ Big City Problems in Ohio’s Small Towns report in “Michael Douglas: Ohio’s decade of disinvestment” (12/1/18)

November 2018

Cleveland Scene quoted Public Policy Associate William Tarter, Jr.’s blog post The intersection of health and transportation in “10 Shocking Takeaways on Public Transit and Commuting From a Month in Cleveland Without a Car” (11/28/18)

Cleveland.com mentioned President and Executive Director John Corlett’s appointment to to the Ohio Advisory Council for Aging in “On The Move” (11/27/18)

KJRH-TV’s Karen Larsen quoted Research Associate Kate Warren in, “Does your zip code determine your destiny?” (11/19/18)

Crain’s Cleveland Business featured Associate Director Emily Campbell and Community Solutions Board Member Kyle Miller in “FORTY UNDER 40” (11/19/18)

90.3 WCPN ideastream’s Rick Jackson interviewed President and Executive Director John R. Corlett in, “Midterm Elections 2018; TANF Surplus; CSU President” (11/6/18)

Hannah News Service’s Capitol Connection highlighted Community Solutions’ blog post, New SNAP exemptions affect Cuyahoga, Lucas counties, in “CCS: Racial Disparities in SNAP Participation Explained by Racial Disparities in Poverty” (11/6/18)

Cleveland.com published the editorial, Ohio needs to change policy on food assistance: Adam White (Opinion), by Policy and Planning Assistant Adam White (11/4/18)

The Dayton Daily News interviewed Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes in, “$1,000 a pill: Ohio Medicaid lifts restrictions on costly hep C drugs” (11/2/18)

October 2018

News 5 Cleveland’s Kevin Barry interviewed Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes in Ohio patients worried about shortfalls in state managed care system up for renewal (10/24/18)

The Huffington Post mentioned Who Receives Food Assistance in Ohio? Implications of Work Requirements for SNAP Enrollment across Racial, Ethnic and Geographic Divisions in Republicans Are Attacking Dems Like Stacey Abrams For Their Debt. That Should Backfire. (10/23/18)

Cleveland.com mentioned Community Solutions’ Award for Public Service in Honor of John A. Begala in “On The Move” (10/23/18)

Hannah News Service highlighted Community Solutions’ Most Treasured Volunteer Award in CCS to Celebrate ‘Most Treasured Volunteers (10/22/18)

Ohio Poverty Law Center’s October 2018 Newsletter cited Community Solutions’ Majority of Ohioans living in deep poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance For Needy Families in Ohio report in “New report shows that majority of Ohioans living in deep poverty do not receive cash assistance.” (10/22/18)

WKSU 89.7 quoted Policy and Planning Assistant Adam White and cited Community Solutions’ blog post New SNAP exemptions affect Cuyahoga, Lucas counties in “SNAP Work Requirement Waived in More Counties” (10/19/18)

The Morning Journal mentioned the Celebration of Human Services event in “LaCoya Head of Lorain is Catholic Charities’ Volunteer of the Year” (10/18/18)

WOSU mentioned mentioned Community Solutions’ Who Receives Food Assistance in Ohio? Implications of Work Requirements for SNAP Enrollment across Racial, Ethnic and Geographic Divisions, in “Ohio Expands SNAP Work Requirement Exemptions, Covering More Black Residents” (10/16/18)

The Akron Beacon Journal mentioned Community Solutions’  Majority of Ohioans living in deep poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance For Needy Families in Ohio, in the editorial “Akron Beacon Journal: Ohioans in deep poverty need assistance” (10/16/18)

Cleveland.com’s Letter-to-the-Editor mentioned Community Solutions’ Who Receives Food Assistance in Ohio? Implications of Work Requirements for SNAP Enrollment across Racial, Ethnic and Geographic Divisions, in “Issues with story on SNAP program: Letter to the Editor” (10/16/18)

Crain’s Cleveland Business mentioned Community Solutions’ report, Adult Protective Services: Providing Context in an Aging State, in “Eliza Bryant Village to launch Elder Justice Center” (10/16/18)

WOSU mentioned Community Solutions’ Who Receives Food Assistance in Ohio? Implications of Work Requirements for SNAP Enrollment across Racial, Ethnic and Geographic Divisions, in “Ohio’s SNAP Work Requirements Disproportionately Affect Black Residents” (10/15/18)

Cleveland.com mentioned Community Solutions’ Who Receives Food Assistance in Ohio? Implications of Work Requirements for SNAP Enrollment across Racial, Ethnic and Geographic Divisions, in “Exemptions on SNAP work requirements favor white counties, exclude large urban black populations” (10/15/18)

Cleveland Scene mentioned Community Solutions’ Community Fact Sheets in “CWRU’s Mandel School Receives Renowned Artist’s Sculpture to Raise Homelessness Awareness” (10/12/18)

The Columbus Dispatch mentioned Community Solutions’ Majority of Ohioans living in deep poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance For Needy Families in Ohio, in “Editorial: Ohio program for poorest children holds back on help” (10/12/18)

News 5 Cleveland’s Amanda VanAllen interviewed Associate Director and Senior Fellow / Williamson Family Fellow for Applied Research Emily Campbell in “Cleveland ranked dead last of larger cities in fight against child poverty” (10/11/18)

News 5 Cleveland quoted Community Solutions’ Associate Director and Senior Fellow / Williamson Family Fellow for Applied Research Emily Campbell in “Racial disparity uncovered in unrestricted access to food stamps in Ohio” (10/11/18)

FreshWaterCleveland mentioned Community Solutions’ Community Fact Sheets in “Today is World Homeless Day. How can you help? The YWCA Greater Cleveland has a few ideas.” (10/10/18)

Hannah News Service mentioned Public Policy Fellow, Medicaid Policy Center Loren Anthes in Modern Medicaid Alliance Panel Discusses Current State of Ohio Medicaid. (10/8/18)

Cleveland.com quoted Public Policy Fellow, Medicaid Policy Center Loren Anthes in, “Ohio Obamacare 2019 costs rise, but not as much; more options available” (10/7/18)

Piqua Daily Call and Troy Daily News cited Community Solutions’ report  “Majority of Ohioans Living in Deep Poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families in Ohio”  in the piece, “Reform welfare to promote self-sufficiency” (10/5/18)

Akron Beacon Journal cited Community Solutions’ report, “Majority of Ohioans Living in Deep Poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families in Ohio”  in the Op-Ed, “Beacon Journal/Ohio.com editorial board: Ohioans in deep poverty need assistance” (10/3/18)

Cleveland Scene cited Brie Lusheck, public-policy associate and Community Solutions’ report, “Majority of Ohioans Living in Deep Poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families in Ohio”  in the piece, “Report: Fewer Needy Ohioans Receive TANF Assistance.” (10/3/18)

Public News Service cited Brie Lusheck, public-policy associate and Community Solutions’ report, “Majority of Ohioans Living in Deep Poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families in Ohio”  in the piece, “Report: Fewer Needy Ohioans Receive TANF Assistance.” (10/3/18)

Hannah News Service cited Community Solutions’ report for its piece, CCS Identifies $521M in Unspent TANF Funds; Fewer Poor Ohioans Receiving Cash Assistance (10/2/18)

WCPN and WKSU interviewed Pubic Policy Director, Tara Britton and cited Community Solutions’ report “Majority of Ohioans Living in Deep Poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families in Ohio” for its piece, “New Report Says Needy Ohioans Are Going Without Federal Funds They Could Access” and “Report Finds Assistance Funds Are Not Reaching Those in Need” (10/1/18)

Gongwer News Service interviewed Public Policy Fellow at the Medicaid Policy Center, Loren Anthes, for its piece, Residential Treatment Medicaid Change Proposal Touted, But Effect Remains Uncertain (10/1/18)

News 5 Cleveland interviewed Research Associate Kate Warren in, How much does your zip code determine where you end up in life? (10/1/18)

Cleveland Scene cited cited Community Solutions’ report, “Majority of Ohioans Living in Deep Poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families in Ohio”  in the piece, “New Report Says Majority of Ohioans in Poverty Don’t Receive Cash Assistance, Despite Surplus of Available Funds” (10/1/18)

The Columbus Dispatch and The Times Reporter mentioned Community Solutions’ report, Majority of Ohioans living in deep poverty don’t receive cash assistance: Temporary Assistance For Needy Families in Ohio, in “Poverty persists as Ohio accumulates surplus of welfare funds” (10/1/18)

September 2018

The Dayton Daily News cited a Community Solutions report on Adult Protective Services in its piece, This new law means many more Ohio officials are watching out for elder abuse. Here’s why it was passed. (9/29/18)

Ideastream featured an interview with Associate Director and Senior Fellow Emily Campbell on child poverty in the city of Cleveland in the Ideas show, Child Poverty; Flu Season Approaches; “The Marigolds” Public Art Installation(9/24/18)

Cleveland.com published the editorial, “We need to reconnect disconnected youth,”  by Associate Director and Senior Fellow Emily Campbell. (9/23/18).

Newark Advocate quoted Director of Public Policy Tara Britton in “Former addict: Needle exchanges are life-savers” (9/13/18)

The Sound of Ideas featured our Shaina Munoz in a panel discussion about the State of “Sex Ed in Ohio.” (9/12/18)

Newark Advocate highlighted a public meeting to discuss needle exchange in Licking County featuring panelist Director of Public Policy Tara Britton in “Should Licking County adopt a needle exchange program?” (9/8/18)

Hannah News Service cited Community Solutions’ County Fact Sheets in its piece Poverty Threshold under Living Wage, Says Center for Community Solutions (9/4/18)

Governing quoted President and Executive Director John R. Corlett in, “How the Midterms Could Impact Medicaid”  (9/4/18)

Cleveland Jewish News mentioned President and Executive Director John R. Corlett in, “NCJW/Cleveland to host election panel Sept. 6” (9/4/18)

August 2018

Public News Service interviewed Policy and Planning Associate Shaina Munoz about her report on sex ed in Ohio in, “Survey of Ohio Teens Pinpoints Inconsistencies in Sex Ed”  (8/31/18)

Cleveland Scene quoted Coordinator, Collaborative for Comprehensive School Age Health and Youth Leadership Council Shaina Munoz and cited Community Solutions’ The State of Sex Ed report in “Survey of Ohio Teens Pinpoints Inconsistencies in Sex Ed” (8/31/18)

Cleveland Scene cited Community Solutions’ blog post, Thirty Percent of Cuyahoga County teens experienced ‘depressive symptoms,’ One in six considered suicide: Youth Behavior Survey provides snapshot in “Rate of Teen Attempted Suicide Across Cuyahoga County Isn’t as High as CMSD’s, but Still Shocking” (8/30/18)

Funders Concerned About AIDS (FCAA) featured Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning and director of the AIDS Funding Collaborative Melissa Federman in “FUNDER SPOTLIGHT: AIDS FUNDING COLLABORATIVE” (8/30/18)

WVIZ interviewed President and Executive Director John Corlett about a report on the effects of the Medicaid expansion in Ohio in, “Report Outlines Impact of Ohio’s Medicaid Expansion; Student-Athlete Safety; Park Access” (8/23/18)

Gongwer mentioned The Center for Community Solutions in Kasich Administration Defends Cost of Medicaid Expansion (8/21/18)

Vice News Tonight interviewed President and Executive Director John Corlett about the possible implications of Medicaid work requirements. (8/14/18)

WCPN, Sound of Ideas hosted President and Executive Director John Corlett as a guest for a discussion about potential Medicaid wellness programs. “Meth Surge; Workplace Wellness Programs.” (8/13/18)

Cleveland.com featured Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning and director of the AIDS Funding Collaborative Melissa Federman’s op-ed, “Needle exchanges a proven way to prevent disease, deaths: Melissa Federman (Opinion)” (8/12/18)

WCPN, Sound of Ideas hosted Policy Planning Associate & Community Advocacy Will Tarter as a guest for a discussion about the generation gap in politics. “OH-12 Results; How Young People Vote & Tips For Aging Eyes.” (8/8/18)

Cleveland.com quoted President and Executive Director John R. Corlett in “Mike DeWine announces wellness program for state employees, Medicaid recipients as part of campaign for Ohio governor” (8/7/18)

WOSU, All Sides with Ann Fisher hosted guest John Corlett for a discussion about the Affordable Care Act (ACA), as Columbus is one of four cities suing the Trump Administration for its plans to undermine the ACA, “Affordable Care Act Revisit.” (8/7/18)

July 2018

WVIZ/PBS, Ideas spoke with Melissa Federman, Treuhaft Chair for Health Policy at The Center for Community Solutions and Director of the AIDS Funding Collaborative, for the program, “New HIV Infections Fall In Cuyahoga County; Political Ramifications of Glenville Shootout” (7/24/18)

The Plain Dealer quoted Melissa Federman, Treuhaft Chair for Health Policy at The Center for Community Solutions and Director of the AIDS Funding Collaborative, in its story “New HIV infections fall in Cuyahoga County for fifth consecutive year, bucking statewide climb.” (7/24/18)

WKYC’s Monica Robins quoted Melissa Federman, Treuhaft Chair for Health Policy at The Center for Community Solutions and Director of the AIDS Funding Collaborative, for her story “HIV cases in Cuyahoga County down among drug users.”  and “Local health experts point to Syringe Exchange Program for drop in HIV cases among drug users” (7/24/18)

WOSU interviewed President and Executive Director John R. Corlett in “Who’s Actually Covered Under Ohio’s Medicaid Expansion?” (7/23/18)

Statehouse News Bureau quoted President and Executive Director John R. Corlett in “Debate Over Plans For Medicaid Expansion Creates Questions About Who Is Actually In That Group” (7/20/18).

WOSU and WXVU quoted President and Executive Director John R. Corlett in “Debate Over Plans For Medicaid Expansion Creates Questions About Who Is Actually In That Group” (7/20/18)

Dayton Daily News’ Good Samaritan to close doors for last time quoted Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes(7/15/18)

Cleveland.com’sAuthors bring novel approach to addressing poverty to Cleveland” featured our Human Services Advocacy Network Event, Bridges Across Every Divide: Policy and Practices to Reduce Poverty and Build Communities (7/10/18)

WVIZ Ideas “Building Bridges to Reduce Poverty” featured our Human Services Advocacy Network Event, Bridges Across Every Divide: Policy and Practices to Reduce Poverty and Build Communities (7/10/18).

Nonprofit Quarterly’sConsumer Groups Flag Rent-to-Own Housing Scams, but Local Advocacy Is Key” mentioned Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhoods and Wards Community Fact Sheets (7/9/18)

Cleveland.com’sHealthy Lakewood Foundation makes recommendations to city leaders” mentioned Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning and AIDS Funding Collaborative Director Melissa Federman (7/9/18)

The Vindicator’sRusu Court gives Fresh Start to Mentally Ill” mentioned Community Solutions and the Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coalition’s By the Numbers report (7/8/18)

Journal News’ “Medicaid work requirement ruling could affect Ohio” quoted Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes (7/5/18)

The Plain Dealer’sKentucky ruling on Medicaid work requirement could stall Ohio’s waiver” quoted Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes (7/3/18)

Cleveland Scene and Public Service News’ piece on mental health issues in Ohio jails. “Mental-Health Issues an Increasing Challenge for Ohio Jails” quoted director of Public Policy, Tara Britton (7/2/18)

Cleveland.com featured an op-ed by Director of Public Policy Tara Britton, about our By The Numbers report. “Let’s start to decriminalize behavioral health disorders: Tara Britton (Opinion)” (7/1/18)

June 2018

Cleveland.com’s, “Opioid problems among Ohio Medicaid patients quadrupled in recent years: Report” featured President and Executive Director John Corlett (6/26/18)

MostlyMedicaid.com’s, “Medicaid Who’s Who Interview: John Corlett” featured President and Executive Director John Corlett (6/20/18)

Cleveland.com’sMedicaid Work Requirements put 52,000 in Cuyahoga County At Risk for Losing Healthcare Coverage, Researchers Say” mentioned Community Solutions’ blog post, Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Raises Civil Rights and Bias Concerns  (6/14/18)

The Enquirer (Cincinnati.com), “Opinion: Ohioans Need Consistent Health Care, Not New Rules” mentioned Community Solutions’ report, Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality (6/11/18)

The Hannah Report’s “CCS Provides Overview of Mental Health Treatments, Criminal Justice” mentioned Community Solutions and the Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coalition’s report, By the Numbers 4: Developing a Common Understanding for the Future of Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice Systems  (6/1/18)

May 2018

Hannah Capitol Connections quoted Public Policy Associate Brie Lusheck’s public testimony on SB158 in Housing Aging and Long Term Care (5/31/18)

Inside Philanthropy’sDeadly Parallels: HIV/AIDS Funders Bring Hard-Learned Lessons to the Opioid Crisis” mentioned The AIDS Funding Collaborative (5/24/18)

Gongwer’s “Report Examines Link Between Rise In Incarceration And Behavioral Health” mentioned Community Solutions and the Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coalition’s report, By the Numbers 4: Developing a Common Understanding for the Future of Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice Systems (5/24/18)

The Hannah Report’s “HOUSE AGING AND LONG TERM CARE” mentioned Community Solution’s Council On Older Persons(5/23/18)

ThinkProgress.org’sMichigan Scrapped its Racist Medicaid Work Exemption. But it’s Still Happening Elsewhere,” mentioned Community Solutions’ blog, Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Raises Civil Rights and Bias Concerns (5/22/18)

TheRoot.com’s Trump’s New ‘Work for Welfare’ Rules Protect Poor Whites at the Expense of Urban Blacks” mentioned Community Solutions’ blog, Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Raises Civil Rights and Bias Concerns (5/22/18)

ideastream and 91.7WXVU’s “Plan Exempting Many Majority White Counties From Medicaid Work Rules Questioned” mentioned Community Solutions’ blog, Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Raises Civil Rights and Bias Concerns (5/21/18)

Crain’s Cleveland Business’ “DISPARITIES AT WORKmentioned Community Solutions’ blog, Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Raises Civil Rights and Bias Concerns (5/15/18)

New York Magazine’s 3 States Are Pushing Medicaid Reforms That Discriminate Against Black Peoplementioned Community Solutions’ blog, Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Raises Civil Rights and Bias Concerns(5/14/18)

The Capitol Monitor’s “Notable Quotes around Capitol Square mentioned Community Solutions’ blog, Census Data is the Gold Standard, Immigration Questions Would Tarnish It (5/22/18)

The Hannah Report’s “Turnpike Commission Approves $458K to Upgrade Camera System”  mentioned President and Executive Director John Corlett (5/21/18)

KHN.org’s Parsing Policy: For States, It’s Time To Step Up And Protect The ACA; Don’t Fall For Spurious Claims About Medicare For Allfeatured the Community Solutions Op-Ed, Here’s Why Medicaid for all is the Right Choice for Ohio, by President and Executive Director John Corlett (5/21/18)

Cleveland.com featured an Op-Ed by President and Executive Director John Corlett, Here’s Why Medicaid for all is the Right Choice for Ohio  (5/20/18)

Dayton Daily News’ “Should People Work for Medicaid? Here’s How to Weigh In”  mentioned Community Solutions’ report, Work Requirement Waiver (5/18/18)

Public News Services’Ohio Researchers Examine Scope of Maternal Mortality” quoted Director of Public Policy and Advocacy and Edward D. and Dorothy E. Lynde Fellow Tara Britton (5/14/18)

TalkingPointsMemo.com’s “Trump Admin Poised To Give Rural Whites A Carve-Out On Medicaid Work Rules quoted Community Solutions’ blog post Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Raises Civil Rights and Bias Concerns (5/14/18)

The Huffington Post’sThere’s No Good Excuse For The Racist Impact Of Michigan’s Medicaid Proposal” quoted Community Solutions’ blog post Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Raises Civil Rights and Bias Concerns (5/10/18)

Akron Beacon Journal’s Michael Douglas: Big problems in Ohio’s small townsquoted Community Solutions report,Big City Problems in Ohio’s Small Towns  (5/13/18)

Ohio Watchdog’s “Ohio the latest state to file for Medicaid work requirements” cited Community Solutions report, Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality, and quoted President and Executive Director John Corlett (5/11/18)

The ClevelandAmerican.com’s “Ohio the latest state to file for Medicaid work requirements” cited Community Solutions report, Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality, and quoted President and Executive Director John Corlett  (5/11/18)

Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com’sBeacon Journal/Ohio.com Editorial Board: Statehouse Republicans Miss the Connection between Health Coverage and Employment” quoted Community Solutions’ report, Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality,(5/3/18)

WOSU Public Radio’sOhio Asks To Impose Work Requirements On Medicaid Recipients,featured Community Solutions’ report, Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality,(5/1/18)

CLASP.org’s “The Cost of Taking Away Health Care” featured Community Solutions’ report, Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality, (5/1/18)

The Columbus Dispatch featured an op-ed bCommunity Solutions Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes, Proposed Rules for Medicaid are Unworkable (5/2/18)

April 2018

FRAC’s Weekly News DigestFRAC’s Weekly News Digest, Issue #18, April 30, 2018” mentioned Community Solutions’ event, Medicaid Policy Institute: Food Insecurity as a Determinant of Health, and report, Hungry for Policy: Searching for Solutions to Food Insecurity in Ohio Medicaid (4/30/18)

WEWS Television and News5Cleveland.com’sFood as Medicine: Food Prescriptions Coming to Cleveland Community” mentioned Community Solutions’ event, Medicaid Policy Institute: Food Insecurity as a Determinant of Health, and report, Hungry for Policy: Searching for Solutions to Food Insecurity in Ohio Medicaid (4/24/18)

Cleveland 19 WOIO and Cleveland19.com’sNortheast Ohioans on Medicaid Battling Food Insecurity Issues” mentioned Community Solutions’ event, Medicaid Policy Institute: Food Insecurity as a Determinant of Health, and report, Hungry for Policy: Searching for Solutions to Food Insecurity in Ohio Medicaid(4/24/18)

WKSU’s Study Finds Improving Food Access Could Cut Medicaid Costs” mentioned Community Solutions’ event, Medicaid Policy Institute: Food Insecurity as a Determinant of Health, and report, Hungry for Policy: Searching for Solutions to Food Insecurity in Ohio Medicaid (4/24/18)

WVIZ/ideastream’sHow Better Nutrition Could Help Ohio’s Budget” mentioned Community Solutions’ event, Medicaid Policy Institute: Food Insecurity as a Determinant of Health, and report, Hungry for Policy: Searching for Solutions to Food Insecurity in Ohio Medicaid(4/24/18)

Dayton Daily News’ “One of Area’s Largest Employers Prepares for Change: What it Means to Dayton” quoted Community Solutions President and Executive Director John Corlett (4/30/18)

Crain’s Cleveland Business’ “Hospitals Cry Foul Over Medicaid Work Requirements” quoted Community Solutions report, Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality  (4/29/18)

Cleveland.com and Topix’s report, “‘Food as Medicine:’ How Ohio can Increase Food Access to Improve Health” featured the report Hungry for Policy: Searching for Solutions to Food Insecurity in Ohio Medicaid, President and Executive Director John Corlett, and Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes (4/23/18)

Cleveland.com’sCould Universal Healthcare Work in the U.S.? Panel Discussion is Wednesday” featured President and Executive Director John Corlett  (4/20/18)

WCPN’s Sound of Ideas hosted Associate Director Emily Campbell as a guest to discuss a proposed citizenship question on the 2020 Census. “Citizenship Question Planned for Census. Statehouse Update.” (4/17/18)

Hannah Capitol Connection quoted Public Policy Associate Brie Lusheck’s public testimony on HB50 in Senate Health, Human Services and Medicaid (4/10/18)

Cleveland.com featured an op-ed from Policy and Planning Associate Kate Warren, “The ‘typical’ food stamps recipient could be your neighbor, friend or relative: Kate Warren (Opinion)”  (4/8/18)

The Hannah Report’s “Health Care, Aging Advocates Share Perspectives on Potential Move toward Managed Care” mentioned Community Solutions 4/6/18)

The Hannah Report’s “House Democrats Seek to Restore Obama Overtime Rule as ‘Economic Fairness’” mentioned Community Solutions (4/3/18)

Cleveland.com’sOhio Groups, Officials Oppose Medicaid Work Requirements, as State Prepares to Submit Waiver to Federal Government” featured Community Solutions’ report, Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis Budget Neutrality and President and Executive Director John Corlett, and Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes (4/3/18)

97.1 The Fan’sColumbus Perspective with Dave James” featured Associate Director Emily Campbell as a guest discussing the Census (4/1/18)

The Athens News’Speaker at Ohio University says Appalachia Vulnerable to HIV Outbreaks Due to Opioid Crisis mentioned Community Solutions’ Syringe Exchange Programs in Ohio report (4/1/18)

March 2018

The Plain Dealer’sOpioids, Infant Mortality Targets of MetroHealth’s New Community Outreach Efforts” featured Community Solutions’ Community Health Needs Assessment conducted on behalf of The MetroHealth System (3/30/18)

Cleveland.com’s, Why President Trump Wants the Census to Ask if You’re a Citizen, and Why People Fear the Consequences quoted Associate Director & Senior Fellow, Williamson Family Fellow for Applied Research Emily Campbell’s piece, “Census data is the gold standard, immigration questions would tarnish it.” (3/28/18)

The Hannah Report’s Cleveland Think Tank Raises Concerns over Proposed 2020 Census Citizenship Question” quoted Associate Director & Senior Fellow, Williamson Family Fellow for Applied Research Emily Campbell’s piece, “Census data is the gold standard, immigration questions would tarnish it.” (3/28/18)

Portsmouth Daily Times’Could Citizenship Question Tarnish Census?” quoted Associate Director & Senior Fellow, Williamson Family Fellow for Applied Research Emily Campbell’s piece, “Census data is the gold standard, immigration questions would tarnish it.”(3/27/18)

Public News Service and Cleveland Scene’s “Ohio Researchers Say Citizenship Question Could Tarnish Census” quoted Associate Director & Senior Fellow, Williamson Family Fellow for Applied Research Emily Campbell’s piece, “Census data is the gold standard, immigration questions would tarnish it.” (3/26/18)

WOSU’sLetter Campaign To Ohio Medicaid Office Opposes Work Requirements” mentioned Community Solutions’ report, “Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality“ (3/19/18)

WVXU and Statehouse News Bureau mentioned Community Solutions’ report, “Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality“ in “Hundreds Send Letters To Medicaid Office Opposing Work Requirements” (3/16/18)

POLITICO Pulse’sOhio: New Medicaid Eligibility Requirements could Add Millions of Dollars in State Costs” mentioned Community Solutions’ report, “Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality“ (3/15/18)

Crain’s Cleveland Business’Ohio’s Proposed Medicaid Eligibility Requirements Could Cost Counties Millions” mentioned Community Solutions’ report, “Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Analysis: Budget Neutrality“ (3/13/18)

WVIZ ideastream Ideas’Surge In Anti-Semitic Incidents; Proposed Ohio Medicaid Waiver Concerns; BioEnterprise CEO Aram Nerpouni” hosted President and Executive Director John Corlett as a featured guest (3/5/18)

The Capitol Monitor’s “Groups Castigate Proposed Ohio casinos: They’ve fallen short of Medicaid Work Requirements” quoted Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes (3/4/18)

Crain’s Cleveland Business’Crain’s Editorial: Medicaid Work Requirements are a Step Backward” cited Community Solutions’ report, Medicaid Experiments: An Overview of Potential Waivers in Ohio (3/4/18)

February 2018

Cleveland.com’sCuyahoga County Budget Underscores Importance of Health and Human Service Levy: Will Tarter (Opinion), featured a column by Policy Planning Associate and Community Advocacy William Tarter, Jr. (2/25/18)

Cleveland19.com’sMedicaid Recipients May Soon be Forced to get Jobs” quoted President and Executive Director John Corlett (2/22/18)

Dayton Daily News’ “Should Medicaid Come with Work Requirements? Ohio Says Yes” quoted Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes (2/20/18)

Cleveland.com’sOhio Will Try to Exempt Residents from Obamacare Mandate to Get Insurance, and Add Work Requirement for Some on Medicaid,” quoted Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes. (2/16/18)

Cleveland Scene’sOhio’s Proposed Medicaid Work Requirements Would Cause About 18,000 to Lose Coverage” quoted Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes (2/16/18)

Cleveland19.com and Tucson News Now quoted President and Executive Director John Corlett and Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes in “20,000 Ohioans Could Lose Medicaid Coverage Under New Proposal” (2/16/18)

Cleveland.com’sCapitol Letter” featured Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes’ report, Medicaid Experiments: An Overview of Potential Waivers in Ohio(2/12/18)

Cleveland Scene and Public News Service featured Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes’ report, Medicaid Experiments: An Overview of Potential Waivers in Ohio in “Ohio Medicaid Work Requirements: A Step Backwards on Health-Care Access?” (2/12/18)

TimesReporter.com featured Public Policy Fellow Loren Anthes’ report,Medicaid Experiments: An Overview of Potential Waivers in Ohio in “Ohio Seeking to Require Those on Medicaid to Get a Job.” (2/12/18)

Capitol Monitor’s “Spotlight on People/Agencies” featured President and Executive Director John Corlett and Director of Communications and Digital Strategy Dani Carlson (2/11/18)

Cleveland.com’s “Living On: ‘Silver Tsunami’ coming to Northeast Ohio: Are we ready? quoted Executive Director John Corlett and CCS and Council On Older Persons Board Member Terry Hokenstad. (2/4/18)

January 2018

The Morning Journal quoted Melissa Federman, Community Solutions’ Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning and the AIDS Funding Collaborative’s Director, in “Study: Lorain County Missing 3 Key Treatment Methods to Fight Opioid Crisis” (1/27/18)

Cleveland.com featured Public Policy Associate Brie Lusheck’s column, When it comes to opioid addiction, prevention is key: Brie Lusheck (Opinion). (1/14/18)

Cleveland.com’sOn the Move” featured Director of Communications and Digital Strategy Dani Carlson (1/11/18)

ideastream’sEconomics of Sports; One Community Reads; Ohio’s Poet Laureate”  featured Community Solutions MTV Award Winner Sam Huston (1/9/18)

ideastream’sMost Treasured Volunteer: Linda Jenkins” featured Community Solutions MTV Award Winner Linda Jenkins (1/9/18)