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Call to Action on Gun Violence

Urgent Call to Action!

The Ohio Public Health Association expresses extreme sadness and joins in the national mourning of the senseless loss of life during the recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and in our own community of Dayton, Ohio.  We offer our deepest sympathies to the victims and families and our sincere gratitude goes out to those first responders who displayed acts of remarkable selflessness and bravery.     

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Oppose Repealing the ACA!

OPHA encourages all members and concerned Ohioans to write their legislators NOW to urge opposition to repealing the Affordable Care Act!

Please download and read the letter written by OPHA Executive Director Lois Hall to Senator Rob Portman.


We urge you to:

  1.  Send your own letters or emails or make phone calls to your to own Senator: http://www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm?State=OH
  2. Also begin contacting your Representative: http://www.house.gov/htbin/findrep
  3. Share this post on FB and through your own websites.
  4. Talk with your friends and encourage them to do likewise…  tell your stories of when the ACA has benefited you!