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Opponents of Nebraska voter ID measure launch campaign

LINCOLN — Nebraska voting rights advocates on Monday kicked off their campaign against a ballot ...
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Voter ID officially on November ballot

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Preston Love Jr achieves 100 tour milestone!

For Immediate Release September 5, 2022 The North Omaha Legacy Tours Sets a Milestone @prestonlovejr ...
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About Preston Love, Jr.

Preston Love Jr. is an expert speaker, lecturer, and writer shaping civil rights and African American history, economic policy, youth leadership development and all things voting (registration, rights, and campaigns). His passion for youth education has created award winning children’s books where he captivates the attention of children and teenagers on history and civic education. Preston is available for virtual and in-person speaking events.

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The Institute's Mission’s mission is to be a thought-leader in developing urban communities through

  • community engagement,
  • economic growth,
  • leadership growth, and
  • Black Votes Matter (Get Out the Vote) initiatives.

4Urban informs, educates, and acts to raise the quality of life for all with an emphasis in the economically disadvantaged, diverse, and multi-ethnic populations.

As a think tank, curates, commissions and publishes innovative research and studies for practical urban development initiatives.

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