"Gumption: Relighting the Torch of Freedom with America's Gutsiest Troublemakers". New York: Dutton. ISBN-10: 0525954678; ISBN-13: 9780525954675
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[on his role as Ron Swanson, the government-hating bureaucrat in Parks and Recreation
(2009) People have asked me if Ron would be a member of the Tea Party, and the answer is always that Ron is a committee of one, and regardless of what is going on in the country, he stands by his simple principles. If (he) had a campaign slogan it would be 'Paddle Your Own Canoe'.
He was awarded the 1997 Joseph Jefferson
Award Citation for Actor in a Supporting Role in a Play for "The Kentucky Cycle" at the Pegasus Players in Chicago, Illinois.