Has your Governor Issued a Proclamation Honoring Ronald Reagan on Feb 6th?

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Each year the Ronald Reagan Legacy Project asks governors from all 50 states to issue a proclamation declaring February 6th “Ronald Reagan Day”. Today, The Ronald Reagan Legacy Project proudly commends the governors -- Republicans and Democrats alike -- who have recognized Reagan’s 101st birthday in their states.

“It is wonderful news that thirty-three governors have declared today “Ronald Reagan Day” in their states. It is sad that sixteen Democratic governors place partisan politics above respect for a great President,” said Grover Norquist, chairman of the Ronald Reagan Legacy Project.

Governors who have issued proclamations honoring Reagan or made commitments to (34):

Alabama – Robert Bentley (R)
Alaska – Sean Parnell (R)
Arizona – Janice Brewer (R)
Florida – Rick Scott (R)
Georgia – Nathan Deal (R)
Idaho – Butch Otter (R)
Indiana - Mitch Daniels (R)
Iowa-Terry Brandstad (R)
Kansas – Sam Brownback (R)
Louisiana – Bobby Jindal (R)
Maryland – Martin O’Malley (D)*
Maine-Paul LePage (R)*
Mississippi-Phil Bryant (R)
Nebraska – Dave Heineman (R)
Nevada-Brian Sandoval (R)
New Hampshire – John Lynch (D)
New Jersey – Chris Christie (R)
New Mexico – Susana Martinez (R)
New York – Andrew Cuomo (D)*
North Dakota – Jack Dalrymple (R)*
Michigan-Rick Synder (R)
Ohio– John Kasich (R)*
Oklahoma – Mary Fallin (R)
Pennsylvania – Tom Corbett (R)
South Carolina-Nikki Haley (R)*
South Dakota – Dennis Daugaard (R)
Tennessee – Bill Haslam (R)
Texas – Rick Perry (R)
Utah-Gary Herbert (R)
Virginia – Bob McDonnell (R)
Washington – Christine Gregoire (D)
West Virginia – Earl Ray Tomblin (D)
Wisconsin – Scott Walker (R)
Wyoming – Matt Mead (R)*

 Governors who have not yet issued proclamations (16): 

Arkansas – Mike Beebe (D)
California – Jerry Brown (D)
Colorado – John Hickenlooper (D)
Connecticut-Dannell Malloy (D)
Delaware-Jack Markell (D)
Hawaii-Neil Abercrombie (D)
Illinois-Pat Quinn (D)
Kentucky – Steve Beshear (D)
Massachusetts – Deval Patrick (D)
Minnesota-Mark Dayton (D)
Missouri – Jay Nixon (D)
Montana – Brian Schweitzer (D)
North Carolina-Bev Purdue (D)
Oregon-John Kitzhaber (D)
Rhode Island-Lincoln Chafee (I)
Vermont-Peter Shumlin (D)

*Committed and pending

The RRLP is committed to preserving the legacy of one of America’s greatest presidents throughout the nation and abroad. Please contact John Kartch at 202-785-0266 or jkartch@atr.org.

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