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    Keep Our Republic is a non-partisan civic education organization dedicated to:
    • Preserving a republic of laws
    • Strengthening the checks & balances of our democratic operating system
    • Raising awareness of emerging risks to the electoral process that is so vital to America’s liberty and prosperity
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    At the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787, Ben Franklin was asked by passersby about what kind of political system we would have and he reportedly replied: “A Republic, if you can keep it.”
    We pledge to keep it.

    Therefore, we rededicate ourselves to uphold the following basic principles, and we call on our fellow citizens to do the same:

    Let every eligible voter vote.
    Let every vote be counted.
    Let the electoral count stand.

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    Local election workers and volunteers who work the polls, count the votes and otherwise make sure our elections are fair and secure have long been unheralded and underappreciated. But the importance of their work and the challenges they face have never been fully recognized. Misinformation and conspiracy theories propagated in recent years, and particularly since…
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    Pennsylvania Capital-Star: Pa. elections likely to generate a new round of lawsuits over mail-in ballots, retired judges say

    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s evenly divided result in the latest case seeking clarity on vote-by-mail rules is a set up for “utter chaos” after polls close in the midterm elections next week, retired federal Judge John E. Jones said. In a Zoom call with reporters Wednesday, Jones and two more retired federal judges from across…
    Peter Hall
    November 2, 2022

    The Unconventional Threat Podcast

    Season 2 Episode 1

    A Shadow Falls on Our Democracy

    In the first episode of Season 2 of Unconventional Threat, hosts Jonathan Winer and Peter Eisner uncover efforts by extremists to gain control of our government through unconstitutional methods.

    With a focus on the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Winer and Eisner reveal the unethical tactics being used across the country by forces opposed to fair and impartial elections in order to execute their strategies of