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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