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David Lucier

David Lucier

David Lucier is president and CEO of the Arizona Veterans & Military Leadership Alliance and served as a Green Beret in the Vietnam War. He is active in numerous local Veteran and community organizations, including as co-founder of the Tempe Veterans Commission and co-founder and board member of the ASU Alumni Association - Veterans Chapter. He is also a member of the Veterans Heritage Project, Southwest Veterans Chamber of Commerce, and served on Veterans Advisory Boards for several statewide elected officials. David was inducted into the Arizona Veterans Hall of Fame in 2009.

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Retired Green Beret: Congress must stop the GOP’s ‘simply un-American’ voting restrictions

By: - July 6, 2021

They thank us for our service, but their behavior can not be anything more than an effort to take and keep power, at any cost. 

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Paid leave is a sure fire way to honor our military’s sacrifice

By: - June 1, 2021

While my injuries were not visible, they loomed for years. I self-medicated with alcohol on the weekends, much to my wife’s dismay. There were the obvious signs: nightmares and a deep sense of restlessness.

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Support veterans by protecting them from predatory lenders

By: and - November 11, 2019

Veterans, military service members, and their families suffer serious harm when predatory lenders target them with unscrupulously high interest rates.