The Common Good

Joey Longley

Communications Assistant

Joey Longley is communications assistant at Sojourners. In this role, Joey articulates the biblical call to social justice by connecting with faith leaders, the media, and the public. 

Before coming to us at Sojourners, Joey managed Ohio State Representative Michael Stinziano’s re-election campaign, served on the board of a Columbus after-school program called All THAT (Teens Hopeful About Tomorrow), and worked in the Washington, DC, office of Senator Sherrod Brown.

Joey is a graduate of The Ohio State University, receiving his degree in political science and economics.  While at Ohio State, Joey became passionate about connecting his most deeply held convictions with the world’s most pressing problems. He is fascinated by international economic development and wrote his senior honors thesis on the intersection of unionization and politics in the Chavez era in Venezuela.

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Blog Posts by Joey Longley

Posted by Joey Longley 5 weeks 5 days ago
With the growing crisis of undocumented minors coming to the United States without a parent or guardian, the National Latino Evangelical Coalition (NaLEC) urged the government to allow them to...
Posted by Joey Longley 6 weeks 19 hours ago
Yesterday was one of the craziest days in recent American political history. House Majority leader Eric Cantor fell to Tea Party economics professor David Brat in a primary upset no pundit saw coming...
Posted by Joey Longley 11 weeks 2 days ago
A little over a week after Easter, more than 250 pastors descended upon Washington, D.C., to worship, pray, and meet with their members of Congress. After preaching about the resurrection of Christ,...
Posted by Joey Longley 16 weeks 39 min ago
Yesterday, the Supreme Court struck down a law that limited the amount of money that an individual can contribute to political campaigns in a two-year election cycle, while upholding the limit that...
Posted by Joey Longley 17 weeks 1 day ago
Today, the Supreme Court heard two cases that have major implications for the intersection of religious liberty and health care in America. While Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores and ...