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Navajo Council Health Committee meeting on domestic violence shelters & Navajo govt employees, 10 am, 8.12.20

AGENDAHEALTH, EDUCATION AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE24th NAVAJO NATION COUNCILRegular Meeting via TelecommunicationsCall In Number: (928) 223-3958August 12, 202010:00 a.m.PRESIDING : Honorable Daniel E. Tso, ChairpersonHonorable Carl Roessel Slater, Vice-ChairpersonPLACE : Via TelecommunicationsWindow Rock, Navajo Nation (Arizona) □ Paul Begay, Jr. □ Charlaine Tso□ Carl Roessel Slater □ Daniel E. Tso□ Pernell Halona □ Edison J. […]

Navajo Council allocates $650M in CARES relief aid, 8.1.20

The Navajo Nation Council voted 20 in favor and zero opposed on the allocation of $650 million from the Navajo Nation CARES or Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act funds at about 9:22 p.m. July 31, 2020, during a two-day special session held via a teleconference that was live-streamed on the Navajo Nation Council’s […]

Navajo Council oks CARES spending plan 9:22 pm, 7.31.20

The Navajo Nation Council unanimously approved another Navajo Nation CARES relief aid spending package that included nine amendments. I’m posting the nine amendments. The Council voted 20 in favor, zero opposed on Legislation 0144-20, which contains the Navajo Nation CARES relief aid expenditure plan. Legislation 0144-20 now goes before Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, who […]

Navajo Budget Committee: CARES Deadline looming, Per Capita?

Really quick Update of this morning’s two hour Budget & Finance Committee meeting: BFC members are very concerned that the Navajo Nation will not meet the CARES deadline for spending all the more than $663M. And so BFC members started talking about the possibility of using the more than $66M for per capita payments if […]

Navajo Budget Committee meeting on CARES & COVID funds, 8:30 am, 7.10.20

Yá’át’ééh abíní Relatives/Frens/Humans! The Navajo Council Budget & Finance Committee is meeting today, July 10, Friday, at 8:39 AM. The TELECONFERENCE CALL NUMBER is(425) 436-6375 and the PASSCODE: is 805049. Please, Please be Considerate of everyone listening in on the meeting by MUTING your phones. Ahe’hee! The Budget & Finance have scheduled a 10 am […]

Navajo Budget & Finance Committee meeting, 10 am, 7.7.20

The Navajo Nation Council Budget & Finance Committee is meeting via TELECONFERENCE. The CALL NUMBER: is (425) 436-6375, and the PASSCODE: 805049. Please MUTE your phone because if your phone is not muted, everyone listening to BFC meeting can hear you. The $300 million down payment to buy Remington is not on the BFC proposed […]

Navajo Judicial Branch meeting with Law & Order, 6.22.20

PROPOSED AGENDA OF THE LAW AND ORDER COMMITTEE 24TH NAVAJO NATION COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING – VIA TELECONFERENCEJune 22, 2020, 10:00 A.M.PRESIDING: Eugenia Charles-Newton, ChairwomanOtto Tso, Vice Chairperson LOCATION: Via Teleconference Meeting [ ] Eugenia Charles-Newton [ ] Otto Tso[ ] Vince James [ ] Edmund Yazzie[ ] Eugene TsoEugenia Charles-Newton Location: ______________________Vince James Location: ______________________Eugene […]

Approved Navajo Council agenda, 6.19.20

The Navajo Nation Council is in special session to once again try and approve a Fund for the $600M CARES Act relief aid. The establishment of a Fund is the first step to begin the creation of a Spending Plan, which was where the proposals for funding for Navajo govt three branches and enterprises, Navajo […]

Navajo Council Naabik’iyati meeting with Prez Nez & NTEC, 6.15.20

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, If everything goes as scheduled according to the Naabik’iyati proposed agenda, the two meetings today should be very revealing. The first meeting is with the Navajo Nation’s three branch chiefs: President Jonathan Nez, Speaker Seth Damon and Chief Justice JoAnn Jayne. The meeting is focused on proposed Navajo Council legislation 0116-20, which Council […]

8:30 am Navajo finance meeting on Navajo oil & gas, 6.12.20

Yá’át’ééh abiní Relatives/Frens/Humans, In a continuing effort to get some of the $600M CARES Act money to the People, Chapters, the Executive Branch, Judicial Branch, Legislative Branch, the Navajo Council Budget & Finance Committee is meeting at 8:30 am, today, Friday, 6.12.20. The proposed agenda is posted in the attachment. And as usual, if you […]