Who’s Already Signed

Who's Already Signed An American Declaration

Early signers include:

Ray Absher

President, Thompson Foods Grand Island, NE

Tom Ashby

Attorney,  Baird Holm Law Firm Omaha, NE

David Blankenhorn

President, Institute for American Values Manhattan, NY

Woody Bradford

Attorney, Bradford & Coenen Omaha, NE

Rev. Harvey Chinn

Sacramento, CA

Hal Daub

Former U.S. Congressman and Mayor of Omaha Omaha, NE

John Dittman

President, Cornhusker Bank Lincoln, NE

Jay Dunlap

Chairman of the Board, Union Bank & Trust Lincoln, NE

Commissioner Tim Echols

Georgia Public Service Commission Atlanta, GA

Rev. Lauren Ekdahl

United Methodist Minister Scottsbluff, NE

Pat Engle

Former Nebraska State Senator So. Sioux City,  NE

Reverend Marsue Harris

Trinity Church North Kingstown, RI

State Senator Lee Heider

Twin Falls, Idaho

Chad Hills

Policy & Research Analyst for Gambling CitizenLink.com - an affiliate of Focus On The Family Colorado Springs, CO

Lori and Paul Hogan

Founders, Home Instead Senior Care Omaha, NE

Mike Hubbard

Speaker of the House, Alabama House of Representatives Montgomery, AL

Jim Jensen

President, Jensen Construction & former Nebraska State Senator Omaha, NE

John Kindt

Professor of Business and Legal Policy, University of Illinois

Chip Maxwell

Former Nebraska State Senator Omaha, NE

Tom Minnery

Executive Vice President Focus on the Family Colorado Springs, CO

Lester Munson

Senior Writer and Legal Analyst, ESPN.com and former investigative reporter at Sports Illustrated Chicago, IL

Ray Newman

Ethics and Religious Affairs specialist for the Georgia Baptist Convention Winder, GA

State Representative Pete Nielsen

Mountain Home, Idaho

Tom and Nancy Osborne

Athletic Director and national championship-winning football coach, University of Nebraska Lincoln, NE

Tom Prichard

President, Minnesota Family Council

Pam Redfield

Former State Senator Lexington,  SC

Pete Ricketts

Board Member of Ameritrade and member of the Chicago Cubs ownership team

Susan Tucker

Former Massachusetts State Senator Andover, MA

Bishop Jack Tuell

Des Moines, WA

Roger Wehrbein

Former Nebraska State Senator Plattsmouth, NE

Father Paul White

Saint Columbans, NE h4>Barbara Dafoe Whitehead Institute for American Values Manhattan, NY

Dave Wimmer

Chairman, Wimmer Meat Products West Point, NE

Reverend John Wolf

Valparaiso, IN

Signatories By State (partial listing includes:)

ALABAMA

Michael Chason, Montgomery

ARIZONA

Vina Pereira, Kearny Jan Peterson, Mesa

CALIFORNIA

Betty and Harvey Chinn, Sacramento Melody Crowder-Meyer, Vacaville Gary Lange, Rancho Mirage Jim McMenamin, Vacaville Robin Mohr, Santa Rosa William Nisbet, San Francisco Thomas Tucker, Desert Hot Springs

COLORADO

Mike Faragher, Denver Chad Hills, Colorado Springs Tom Minnery, Colorado Springs James Phelps, Englewood Lillian Phelps, Englewood Adam Soberay, Denver

CONNECTICUT

Nathan Shapiro, Ridgefield Robert Bose, Danbury Valerie Bose, Danbury Barry Comen, Danbury

FLORIDA

Loretta Pitner, Tavares

GEORGIA

Commissioner Tim Echols, Atlanta Ray Newman, Winder

HAWAII

Mr. & Mrs. Jim Leavitt, Honolulu

IDAHO

Grant Ipsen, Meridian Edna Ipsen, Meridian Pete Nielsen, Mountain Home State Rep. Lee and Jan Heider, Twin Falls

ILLINOIS

Allison Anderson, Arlington Heights Kathleen Gilroy, Villa Park Jack Goggin, Lincolnshire John Kindt, Mahomet Sibo Liu, Urbana Lester Munson, Chicago Gerald & Patricia Prosapio, Crestwood Sarah Retondo, Palatine Kyle Scot Reynolds, Canton Denise Reynolds, Canton Darlene Stahl, Park Ridge Donald Stahl, Park Ridge

INDIANA

Mary Pelton, Franklin Reverend John Wolf, Valparaiso

IOWA

Daniel Buck, Davenport Dorothea Buck, Davenport Allen Fisher, Cedar Rapids

KENTUCKY

Marie Gamble, Olmstead

MARYLAND

Maurice Hunt, Suitland Richard Berman, Rockville Bonnie Bick, Oxon Hill Deborah Cunningham, Baltimore Kimberly Roman, Glen Burnie

MASSACHUSETTS

Les Bernal, Lawrence Lisa Clauson, Dorchester Peter DeBilio, East Boston Erin Earnst, Foxboro Maryann Faulkingham, North Reading Louise Ferrari, East Bridgewater Rachel Heller, Somerville Patricia Hoyceanyls, Plainville Nancy Kaeser, Foxboro Nick LaBelle, Holyoke Anne Larkin, Bedford Tom Larkin, Bedford Robert Levy, East Boston Robert Matarazzo, East Boston Giordana Mecagni, East Boston Margaret Monsell, Boston Margaret O'Connor, Andover Francis O'Connor, Andover Vina Pereira, East Boston Michael Schroth, Haverhill Sue and Mike Tucker, Andover Thomas Tucker, East Boston Maureen White, East Boston

MISSOURI

Trevelyn Zander, Arnold Dorothy Zander, Arnold

MONTANA

Edward Johnson, Billings

NEBRASKA

Debbie Blank, Omaha Kandra Hahn, Lincoln Lewis Kirk, Lincoln Pat Loontjer, Omaha Tom & Nancy Osborne, Lincoln Marvin Stone, Kearney Father Paul White, Saint Columbans Angele Witte, Valley

NEVADA

Brad Gore, Las Vegas

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Angelo Fisichella, Windham Shirley Powers, Laconia Brian Joo, Clifton

NEW JERSEY

Richard Leone

NEW MEXICO

Dr. Guy Clark, Albuquerque William Compton, Tijeras Reinhard Heidfeld, Albuquerque John Loudat, Albuquerque

NEW YORK

Timothy Barnes, Uniondale Renata Lefcourt, Amherst Joel Rose, Buffalo Charlotte and George Wellins, Wellesley Island Mark Antonucci, Stony Brook Maureen Cleary Schaeffer, Buffalo Dave Colavito Robert Emery, Albany Lucille Gervase, Tonawanda Frank Iovino, Syosset Robert Johnstreet, Saugerties John Kaehny, New York City Amber Lapp, Astoria David Lapp, Astoria Rickard Newman, East Boston Dr. Stephen and Elizabeth Shafer, Saugerties Merle Showers, Buffalo Peter Sokaris, Albany Arnold Tepfer, Flushing Carol Weinstein, New York City Coalition Against Gambling in New York Citizens Against Casino Gambling in Erie County

NORTH DAKOTA

Warren DeKrey, Bismarck

OHIO

Craig Cunningham, West Lake Beth Logan Batzer, Columbus Thomas Slack, Bexley

OREGON

Tamara Applegate, Keizer Nathan Beckfold, Tumer Pamela Buie, Tigard Lani Button, Portland Dennis Dickinson, Salem Crystal Ferris, Salem Harvey Hafemann, Eugene Ronda Hatefi, Eugene Lissa Hatefi, Springfield Maria Hottell, Salem Roger Humble, Lebanon Darrell Johnson, Portalnd Paul Johnston, Salem Jonathan Jones, Lebanon James Phillips, La Pine Greg Phillips, Salem Mark Root, McMinnville Jessica Samson, Sweet Home Suzanne Slavich, Sherwood Avita Smith, Medford Corina Snider Eugene Kim Stewart, Woodburn Solomon Toledo, Medford John Wayer, Sherwood Timothy Yasumatsu, Portland Robin Zinser-Rankin, Silverton

PENNSYLVANIA

Dennis Boylan, Philadelphia Allan Chagan, Wayne P.J. Chagan, Wayne Mary Felley, Jenkintown Mr. & Mrs. Don Grubbs, Newtown Jim Guiliani, Bridgeville Dan Homan, Perkasie Andrew Kline Frances Parker, Gettysburg Rich Randall, Gettysburg

RHODE ISLAND

Reverend Marsue Harris, North Kingstown Robin Porter, North Kingstown

SOUTH DAKOTA

Angela Kaufman, Canton

TEXAS

Carol Anne Setliff, Corpus Christi Weston Ware, Dallas Thomas Wilbanks, Mesquite Carolyn H. Wilbanks, Mesquite

VERMONT

Katharine Bacon Hartland, Four Corners

VIRGINIA

Carmen Getty, Alexandria

WASHINGTON

Daniel Grey, University Place Bishop Jack Tuell, Des Moines Thomas Williams, Everson Katherine Williams, Everson

WISCONSIN

Lois Hadley, Milton Raymond Hadley, Milton Lorraine Koch, Racine Christine Marriott, River Falls Robert McGuigan, Madison James Michel, Sheboygan Maynard Zima, Algoma