David Barton is a conservative Christian political activist and author from the United States. He is the founder and president of WallBuilders, a Texas-based organization that promotes conservative views on American history and heritage. He has also served on the executive committees of the Texas Republican Party and the Republican National Committee. Barton was born in Alton, Illinois in 1954. He earned a Bachelor of Religious Education degree from Oral Roberts University in 1976 and a Master of Theology degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1979.
|BIRTHDAY||28 January 1954|
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Barton began his teaching career in public schools, where he taught history and government. He later became involved in Christian education, and in 1988 he founded WallBuilders. The organization is committed to promoting the founding fathers’ principles and the Christian heritage of the United States.
Barton’s books on American history and politics include “The Jefferson Lies,” “The Myth of Separation,” and “The Founders Bible.” He has also created several educational videos and has spoken at numerous conservative political events.
Cheryl Barton is Barton’s wife, and the couple has three children. They are from Aledo, Texas.