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Dave Nalle

Liberty First
National Director
Austin, TX
Dave Nalle is National Director of the libertarian advocacy group Liberty First.  He also serves on the boards of the Texas Liberty Foundation, the Coalition to Reduce Spending and the Center for Foreign and Defense Policy. He is the past Chairman of the Republican Liberty Caucus. He has worked as Texas State Director for the Gary Johnson Presidential campaign, as an adviser to the Ted Cruz senatorial campaign and as Communications Director for the Travis County Republican Party.  He has also consulted on many political campaigns, specializing in messaging.  Before focusing on political activism, he owned or was a partner in several businesses in the publishing industry and taught college-level history for 20 years.  He has written and lectured extensively on issues relating to propaganda, design history, libertarian politics, entrepreneurism, political activism, military history, economics and demography.  His work has appeared in diverse publications including The Washington Times, Liberty Magazine, Whole Earth, What's Next, Renaissance Magazine and Blogcritics.  Nalle received his B.A. in English and History from Franklin and Marshall College and M.A. degrees in History and English from the University of Texas where he is also ABD in History.  He was a graduate fellow at the Institute for Historical Research in London.

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