2011 will be a big year for Reaganophiles, the Gipper was born on February 6, 1911 in Tampico, Illinois.
Click here (be patient, it will take time for it to upload) to see a KNBC-TV report on the float. The Hope for America has video as well, which uploads immediately.
On New Year's Day, you win one more for the Gipper by voting for the Reagan float, but only between 8am to 2:10pm Pacific Standard Time. How? You can either text “Float52″ to “50649″ of visit the Tournament of Roses Parade site.
Hat tip to Doug Ross.
New Reagan statue in Dixon, Illinois
Midwestern Presidential Pathway: Tampico, Ronald Reagan's birthplace
Midwestern Presidential Pathway: Dixon, a shining city upon a hill
Midwestern Presidential Pathway: Ronald Reagan's Dixon, Illinois
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