About Lucio Valdez

Police and Military Veteran

  • Served as a police officer and SWAT Team Leader
  • Retired as a Sergeant Major in the U.S. Army after 33 years of service and 7 overseas deployments
  • Deployed to the Texas-Mexico border on counter drug operations

Strong Community Leader

  • Served a three-year term on the Hutto City Council
  • Served a three-year term on Congressman John Carter’s Veteran Commendation Board
  • Will lead efforts to improve community safety, border security, public education, fiscal responsibility and economic opportunity for us all

Dedicated Family Man

  • Married to Bridget, a retired elementary school teacher, for 27 years; proud parents of three sons
  • Active members of Discovery United Methodist Church in Hutto

Lucio’s Priorities

  • Fight to fully fund local police departments
  • Secure our border, and keep human trafficking and drug cartels out of our schools and communities
  • End surprise medical billing to prevent patients from receiving unexpected bills for medical care they believed was covered by their insurance
  • Cut and cap property taxes for working families and seniors
  • Pass school safety laws, including suicide prevention measures, increasing the number of security personally, and building renovations to make schools more secure
  • Increase funding for women’s and children’s healthcare