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Taylor Barkley

Taylor Barkley is the Government Affairs Manager at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. Prior to joining CEI in February 2017, Taylor was the Assistant Director of Outreach for Technology Policy at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.

Taylor is originally from southern California and a graduate of Taylor University with a double major in history and political science. Taylor and his wife have lived in the Washington, DC metro area since 2011. He is also the co-author of Called to Freedom: Why You Can Be Christian and Libertarian (Wipf & Stock 2017).