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AL MELVIN FOR ARIZONA SENATE 2012

 

 
Al Melvin has represented Legislative District 26 in the Arizona State Senate for four years. He will soon be representing the new LD 11 in the Arizona State Senate.
Al is committed to helping all of the citizens of the district and of Southern Arizona. Originally from Helena, Montana, Al is a graduate of the US Merchant Marine Academy; the Naval War College; and The American Graduate School of International Management, Thunderbird Campus in Glendale, AZ.

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VIDEO OF AL IN 2009 WHEN HE REPRESENTED LD 26. HIS NEW LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT IS LD 11.


In 1999, after 30 years of reserve military service, Al retired as a Captain, USNR. One of his last duty assignments was Squadron Commander of MPS 2 at Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean. He had a parallel 35-year career, including 12 years in the Far East, in international trade and ocean transportation, working for three major steamship corporations. Al's merchant marine career included nine years at sea. He holds an unlimited tonnage Masters license issued by the USCG. Al was an Adjunct Lecturer for the University of Arizona for four years. He also taught at the University of Phoenix and Western International University. He taught courses in international trade, transportation, logistics and economics. He also owns a consulting firm, American Quality International Consulting.

AL MELVIN is fighting for:

  • SECURE BORDERS
  • A QUALITY EDUCATION SYSTEM
  • JOBS, LOWER TAXES & SMALLER GOVERNMENT
  • ELECTRICITY AND WATER
  • NATURAL RESOURCES
  • ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
  • CULTURE OF LIFE, FAMILY & TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE
  • SECOND AMENDMENT & PRIVATE PROPERTY RIGHTS
  • IMPROVED TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTUE
  • ANIMAL WELFARE

AL MELVIN understands the challenges facing Arizona and he has the answers! He is an educator, businessman and veteran who brings vision, leadership and integrity to the Arizona State Senate.


Alís MAJOR ENDORSEMENTS FOR THE 2012 ELECTION:
Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Arizona Medical Association PAC
Arizona Police Association
Arizona Realtorsí Association
Arizona Right to Life
Arizona Society of Practicing Accountants (ASPA)
Fraternal Order of Police
Home Builders Association of Central Arizona (HBACA)
National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB)
National Rifle association (NRA)

Alís AWARDS & SPECIAL RECOGNITION FOR 2011/2012:
Arizona Mining Association: 2012 Arizona Mining Champion (Arizona Mining Association, Arizona Rock Products association, AMIGOS)
Arizona Retailers Association: 2011 Legislator of the Year
Arizona Trucking Association: HB 2359 BRAVO ZULU: JOB WELL DONE Award (2011 Session)
Humane Society of the US: 2011 Humane State Legislator Award (for his commitment to supporting animal legislation in Arizona)
American Music Therapy Association (Certification Board For Music Therapists): "Friend of Music Therapy"

Alís MAJOR ENDORSEMENTS FOR THE 2010 ELECTION:
Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Arizona Highway Patrol Association
Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA)
Arizona Medical Association PAC
Arizona Realtorís Association
Arizona Right to Life
Arizona Society of Practicing Accountants (ASPA)
Arizona Sportsmen for Wildlife (AZSFW)
Arizona State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police, Inc.
National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB)
National Rifle Association
Professional Fire Fighters of Arizona
Southern Arizona Home Builders Association (SAHBA)
Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce

Alís AWARDS & SPECIAL RECOGNITION FOR 2010:
Arizona Manufacturerís Council: -2010 Senator of the Year Award
Center for Arizona Policy: -100% Pro Life, Pro Family Voting Record
Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce: -100% Pro Business Voting Record

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