The Office of Public Policy (OPP) is the Washington, D.C. political arm of the Center for Inquiry. Our mandate is to advocate at all levels of government — including Congress, the Administration, and the United Nations — for policies based on reason, science, and humanist values.

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Recent Blog Entries

CFI Advocacy Update — April 2016

Michael De Dora — May 02, 2016

Welcome to the Office of Public Policy's monthly Advocacy Update. The Office of Public Policy is the Washington, D.C. political arm of the Center for Inquiry. Our mandate is to advocate for reason, science, and secular values at all levels of government — statehouses, Congress, the Administration, and the United Nations. 

CFI Leads Coalition Effort to Urge State Department Engagement With Bangladesh Government

Michael De Dora — April 22, 2016

CFI leads coalition effort to urge the State Department to strengthen its engagement with the Bangladesh government to ensure that the rights to freedom of religion, belief, and expression are fully protected within the country.

CFI Joins Coalition Partners to Oppose Reauthorization of D.C. School Voucher Program

Michael De Dora — April 18, 2016

The Center for Inquiry is working with its partners in the National Coalition for Public Education to stop a bill to reauthorize the District of Columbia school voucher program, which sends public funds to private and religious schools.