Senate Passes Resolution Designating CHARACTER COUNTS! Week 2011


On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate passed Senate Resolution 292, A resolution designating the week beginning October 16, 2011, as “National Character Counts Week”

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) sponsored the bill, along with co-sponsors Sen.Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS), Sen. Michael B. Enzi (R-WY), Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI), Sen. Joseph Lieberman (I-CT), Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA), Sen. Mark L. Pryor (D-AR), and Sen. John D. Rockefeller, IV (D-WV).

Happy CHARACTER COUNTS! Week, everyone!

In the photo (L to R): Scott Raecker, executive director of CHARACTER COUNTS! in Iowa; Michael Josephson; Sen. Grassley; David Rosenberg, principal of Marsh Creek Corporate Services; Richard F. Blewitt, president and CEO, Blewitt Foundation.
Raecker, Rosenberg, and Blewitt are members of the Josephson Institute’s Board of Governors, and Rosenberg is its chairman.

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  1. This is a wonderful honor and so well deserved! But I, and I’m sure many others, know the importance of making every week Character Counts Week!!!!!!!
    Thank you so much for being our guide as we pursue this path in our lives. I look forward to staying in communication with you!

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