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01-15-2012, 03:51 PM
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ron_Paul_presidential_campaign,_2012#Endorsements

List of Ron Paul endorsements

Paul has received endorsements from:

Political parties

The Jefferson Republican Party[87]
The Republican Liberty Caucus[88]


Press

The Daily Iowan[89]
The Littleton Courier (New Hampshire) [90]
Berlin Reporter (New Hampshire) [90]
Coos County Democrat (New Hampshire) [90]


Organizations
Iowa

Dubuque Tea Party of Iowa[91]

New York

Tea Party Coalition of Western New York[92]
Allegany County Tea Party of New York[93]
Buffalo Liberty Tea Party of New York[93]
Monroe County Tea Party of New York[93]
Ontario County Tea Party of New York[93]
Steuben County Tea Party of New York[93]


Party officials
Democratic Party officials

Lynn Rudmin Chong, former Democratic chair of Belknap County in New Hampshire[94]

Republican Party officials

Cory Adams, Republican chairman of Story County in Iowa[95]
Josh Davenport, Republican co-chair of Clay County in Iowa[96]
David Fischer, member of the Iowa Republican State Central Committee[97]
Heath Hill, former Republican chairman of Story County in Iowa[98]
Drew Ivers, member of the Iowa Republican State Central Committee[97]
Jeremiah Johnson, member of the Iowa Republican State Central Committee[91]
James Mills, member of the Iowa Republican State Central Committee[97]
A.J. Spiker, member of the Iowa Republican State Central Committee and former Republican chairman of Story County[98]
Kris Thiessen, Republican chair of Clay County in Iowa[96]


Current U.S. Senators and Congresspeople

Justin Amash, Representative from Michigan[99]
Walter B. Jones, Representative from North Carolina[100]
Rand Paul, son and Senator from Kentucky[101]


Governors

Jesse Ventura, Former Governor of Minnesota, TV show host, Navy SEAL and professional wrestler[102][103]
Gary Johnson, Former Governor of New Mexico. Johnson's endorsement is for the GOP primary only, as Johnson is currently running as a Libertarian.[104]


Current state legislators
New Hampshire

Jim Forsythe, New Hampshire State Senator[105]
Andy Sanborn, New Hampshire State Senator[106]
Ray White, New Hampshire State Senator[107]
Anne Cartwright, New Hampshire State Representative (Cheshire, District 2)[108]
Jenn Coffey, New Hampshire State Representative (Merrimack, District 6)[109]
Seth Cohn, New Hampshire State Representative (Merrimack, District 6)
Tim Comerford, New Hampshire State Representative[109]
Guy Comtois, New Hampshire State Representative (Belknap, District 5)
Cameron DeJong, New Hampshire State Representative (Hillsborough, District 9)[105]
Phil Greazzo, New Hampshire State Representative (Hillsborough, District 17) and Manchester Ward 10 Alderman[110]
J.R. Hoell, New Hampshire State Representative (Merrimack, District 13)[111]
Paul Ingbretson, New Hampshire State Representative (Grafton, District 5)[112]
Kyle Jones, New Hampshire State Representative (Rochester)[113]
Laura Jones, New Hampshire State Representative (Rochester)[109]
Robert Kingsbury, New Hampshire State Representative (Belknap, District 4)[114]
George Lambert, New Hampshire State Representative (Hillsborough, District 27)[115]
Robert Malone, New Hampshire State Representative (Belknap, District 5.)[116]
Jonathan S. Maltz, New Hampshire State Representative (Hillsborough, District 27)[117]
Donna Mauro, New Hampshire State Representative[109]
Andrew Manuse, New Hampshire State Representative[118]
Paul Mirski, New Hampshire State Representative (Grafton, District 10)[119]
Keith Murphy, New Hampshire State Representative (Bedford)[120]
Laurence Rappaport, New Hampshire State Representative[121]
Kevin Reichard, New Hampshire State Representative[122]
Lisa Scontsas, New Hampshire State Representative (Hillsborough, District 22)[123]
Tammy Simmons, New Hampshire State Representative (Hillsborough, District 17)[109]
Kathy Souza, New Hampshire State Representative[124]
Norman Tregenza, New Hampshire State Representative[105]
Lucien Vita, New Hampshire State Representative (Middleton)[113]
Carol Vita, New Hampshire State Representative (Middleton)[113]
Mark Warden, New Hampshire State Representative (Hillsborough, District 7)[109]

According to Forsythe, Paul has received support from twenty New Hampshire state representatives as of early July 2011.[125]

North Carolina

Glen Bradley, North Carolina State Representative[126]

Idaho

Phil Hart, Idaho State Representative[127]
Vito Barbieri, Idaho State Representative[128]
Pete Nielsen, Idaho State Representative[128]
Shirley McKague, Idaho State Senator[128]

Iowa

Kent Sorenson, Iowa State Senator, former Michelle Bachmann Iowa campaign chairman[129]
Glen Massie, Iowa State Representative[130]
Kim Pearson, Iowa State Representative[131]
Jason Schultz, Iowa State Representative[95][132]

New Jersey

Mike Doherty, New Jersey State Senator[133]

Oklahoma

Charles Key, Oklahoma State Representative[134]

Rhode Island

Nicholas D. Kettle, Rhode Island State Senator[135]

South Carolina

Tom Davis, South Carolina State Senator[136]
Thomas Ravenel, former state treasurer [137]

Washington

Cary Condotta, Washington State Representative[138]
Matt Shea, Washington State Representative[139]

Wyoming

Kendell Kroeker, Wyoming State Representative (House District 35)[140]


Former Cabinet members, diplomats, and other officials

Paul Craig Roberts Former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy [141]


Political activists

Richard Mack, former sheriff from Arizona and gun rights activist[142]
Debra Medina, political activist and candidate for the Republican nomination in the 2010 Texas gubernatorial election[143]
Ken Hach, Iowa Tea-party co-founder[144]
Jim Treat, Iowa Tea-party co-founder[144]
Adam Kokesh, political activist, talk show host[145]
Karen Kwiatkowski, political activist, retired U.S. Air Force Lieutenant Colonel, 2012 candidate for Congress from Virginia's 6th district[146]
Tim Pugh, founder of the Cedar Rapids Tea Party[147]
Calvin Dufraisne, political activist, conservative opinion writer and contributing political commentator for the Revered Review[148]
Chuck Baldwin, political activist, 2008 presidential Candidate and member of the Constitution Party[149]
George Galloway, British political activist, former Member of Parliament [150]
David Ryon, political activist, 2008 GOP Candidate for Congress in Ohio's 12th CD & 2010 Constitution Party Nominee for Congress in Ohio's 15th CD[151]


Former Judges

Andrew Napolitano, a former New Jersey Superior Court Judge[152]


Former CIA Officers

Michael Scheuer, a former CIA intelligence officer who served as the Chief of the Bin Laden Issue Station from 1996 to 1999, and Special Advisor to the CIA's bin Laden unit from September 2001 to November 2004.[153]


Businesspeople

Scott Banister, entrepreneur, angel investor[154]
Alex Beltramo, cofounder of game website pogo.com[155]
Patrick M. Byrne, CEO of Overstock.com[156]
Gerald Celente, author and business consultant[157]
Jim Rogers, investor[158]
Joel Salatin, farmer[159]
Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital[160]


Academia

Walter Block, Professor of economics at Loyola University New Orleans and a senior fellow of the Ludwig von Mises Institute[161]
Bruce Fein, lawyer and Constitutional law expert (senior campaign adviser)[162]
Kevin Gutzman, Professor of history and non-western cultures at Western Connecticut State University[163]
Murray Sabrin, professor of finance at Ramapo College[163]
Thomas Woods, American historian, economist and author[164]


Celebrities and commentators

Aimee Allen, singer and songwriter[165]
Michelle Branch, singer[166]
Chris Carr, Baltimore Ravens defensive back[167]
Kelly Clarkson, pop singer[168]
Jerry Doyle, radio host, actor[169]
Clint Eastwood, actor, director, producer, composer and politician[170]
John Garver, nephew of Paul's primary rival Rick Santorum [171]
Golden State, indie rock band[172][173]
Peyton Hillis, Cleveland Browns running back[174]
D.L. Hughley, actor[175]
Alex Jones, radio host[176]
Max Keiser, author and economist[177]
KRS One, rapper[178]
Philip Labonte, singer for the band All That Remains[179]
Aaron Lewis, frontman for the band Staind[180]
Andrew Napolitano, political and legal analyst[181]
Chuck Norris, martial artist and actor[182]
Tony Pashos, Cleveland Browns offensive tackle[174]
Joe Perry, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for the rock band Aerosmith[183]
John Popper, Blues Traveler lead singer and harmonica virtuoso [184]
Prodigy, rapper[185]
Dylan Ratigan, television host[186]
Joe Rogan, comedian and television host[187]
Doug Stanhope, stand-up comedian[188]
John Stossel, media pundit[189]
Andrew Sullivan, political commentator and blogger[190]
Vince Vaughn, actor[191]
Wale, rapper[192]
John Wayne, actor, director, producer[193]
Arian Foster, Houston Texan [194]


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If any of you are wiki editors out there... we should do what we can to keep this list up to date!

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