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'''Task Force 2010''' is a coalition of election watchdogs pushing for needed reforms in the electoral process and in the [[Commission on Elections]] to ensure a “clean, honest, peaceful, and credible elections” in 2010 and for the elections that will follow, including those in the ARMM.  
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The '''Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE)''' is an organization of lawyers and other people in the legal industry that are committed to nation building by monitoring election related activities.
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LENTE holds offices in Rockwell, [[Makati]], [[Philippines]].
  
The TF2010 is inspired by late COMELEC commissioner Romeo Brawner’s “Ten-point Agenda for 2008 (ONWARDS)” and Commissioner Rene Sarmiento’s discussion on electoral reforms called “Building the House of Electoral Reforms for 2010 and Beyond.
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LENTE pushes for electoral reforms to ensure clean, honest and credible elections. Also, it seeks to educate the voting public on the electoral process. LENTE members also pursue criminal cases against violators of election laws. Finally, the group works closely with other electoral groups to assist each other in fulfilling its goals.
  
TF2010 aims to “awaken the people, particularly the youth, into knowing, reflecting on, and doing something about the current situation of Philippine elections and democracy by encouraging them to become involved in the various initiatives for the ARMM and 2010 elections. The group also encourages the people to come up with their own plans and initiatives to guard and reform the whole electoral process” [[Task Force 2010|...read more]]
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LENTE was formally launched March 23, 2007. It is comprised of lawyers, paralegals, law students and other legal professionals with the objective of using their skills and knowledge to act as the legal arm of different political watchdog groups. The launching ceremony was held at the Integrated Bar of the [[Philippines]] (IBP) National Office[[Legal Network for Truthful Elections|...read more]]
  
 
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<div style="float: right; text-align: 85%; margin-top: -1.3em;"><small>'''[[Lawyers League for Liberty|Previously featured:Lawyers League for Liberty]]''' |'''[[:Category:Featured Articles for 2010 Elections|Archive]]'''</small></div>
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The Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) is an organization of lawyers and other people in the legal industry that are committed to nation building by monitoring election related activities. LENTE holds offices in Rockwell, Makati, Philippines.

LENTE pushes for electoral reforms to ensure clean, honest and credible elections. Also, it seeks to educate the voting public on the electoral process. LENTE members also pursue criminal cases against violators of election laws. Finally, the group works closely with other electoral groups to assist each other in fulfilling its goals.

LENTE was formally launched March 23, 2007. It is comprised of lawyers, paralegals, law students and other legal professionals with the objective of using their skills and knowledge to act as the legal arm of different political watchdog groups. The launching ceremony was held at the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) National Office...read more