About the Author: Jimmy LaSalvia
Jimmy LaSalvia is a politically independent strategist, speaker, and author of "NO HOPE: Why I Left the GOP (and You Should Too)." He is also the founder of NormalNation.org. In 2009, Jimmy founded GOProud to represent gay conservatives and their allies. In early 2014, he announced that he had left the Republican Party and changed his voter registration to “no party.” Now, he is focused on working outside of the traditional political party system to make our country better and change the world.