Recent News

December 23, 2022

IDEA and our colleague Ryan Kennedy at the University of Houston were featured last week in an Inside
Higher Ed article titled “Not like Cable News.” The article detailed Ryan Kennedy’s…

March 26, 2021

On March 25th, 2021, Professor Michael Neblo of the Ohio State University’s Institute for Democratic Engagement and Accountability (IDEA) testified for the second time to the House of…

December 10, 2020

Congress remain captive to tech that requires them to stretch limited budgets to do even basic outreach.  Deliberative Town Halls, a free resource IDEA offers Members of Congress as part of our…

December 4, 2020
IDEA Director Michael Neblo explains how Connecting to Congress Deliberative Town Halls are decidedly different from regular town halls.

IDEA Director Michael Neblo was interviewed by Columbus…

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Jack  Wright
Professor, Political Science
Josef C.N.  Raadschelders
Professor, John Glenn College of Public Affairs; Associate Dean for Faculty; Faculty Director Professional Development Programs
C. William O'Neill Professor in Law and Judicial Administration; Director of Clinical Programs; Legislation Clinic Director; Deputy Director, Election Law at Ohio State; IDEA Steering Committee
Tom Wood
Associate Professor, Political Science