New bipartisan council formed to defend election integrity launches $20 million public education campaign to count every vote

New bipartisan council formed to defend election integrity launches $20 million public education campaign to count every vote

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A bipartisan group of more than 40 former elected officials, former Cabinet secretaries, retired military officials, and civic leaders called the National Council on Election Integrity has formed to defend the legitimacy of our elections and ensure that every American’s vote is counted in 2020, Issue One announced today.

The National Council on Election Integrity — which includes individuals who have advised presidents, former party leaders, and heads of some of the largest civic organizations in the country — has launched “Count Every Vote,” a new $20 million public education campaign highlighting the country’s ability to hold safe and secure elections during the coronavirus pandemic and stressing that all citizens’ votes must be counted, regardless of whom

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Integrity of ‘The 1619 Project,’ America’s education system at risk with election

OPINION: Trump’s latest campaign demonstrates the racial blindness of the administration and serves as a preview of what we can expect from four more years

Here is the truth, African Americans built this country for free. 

Yes, I said it. The horrors of the American slave trade contributed to America’s current economic success, military might, and role in shaping global culture. Sadly, these truths have not been part of the curriculum taught in America’s public schools. What students got instead was a whitewashed “history” that downplayed the enslavement and commoditization of Black bodies. 

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For the nation’s students, this culturally watered-down history of enslavement has actually done more harm than good. Instead of telling historical truth, our students were subjected to storylines about enslaved people being treated well, and the connection between America’s greatness and Western European enlightenment. 

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PORTRAITS OF GIVING: Integrity is all we have: Lenard Lind

Lenard Lind is the broker of record and owner of The Lind Realty Team Inc., Centum Lind Financial Services Inc., and L.H. Lind Holdings Inc. His companies’ philosophy is service with professionalism. He believes that our integrity is all we have, and he strives to demonstrate it daily. This is exemplified in his philanthropic efforts as well.

In business, Lind maintains the quality standard ISO 9001:2015, an internationally known symbol of excellence. Currently, he is the only realtor in Canada with this designation. Part of this standard is a commitment to give back to the community on an annual basis, which he has done for over 30 years. 

Committed to and engaged in his community, Lind dedicates both time and financial resources to numerous causes. His professional credentials are lengthy, from Registered Mortgage Broker, FSCO, and Registered Home Builder, BILD and TARION, to Market Value Appraiser, previous instructor for the

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