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Navajo Council Resources committee hearing Small Biz CARES relief, 10 am, 9.9.20

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans:The Navajo Nation Council Resources & Development Committee is scheduled to meet at 10 am, today, 9.9.20. The RDC is meetng via TELECONFERENCE. The CALL NUMBER: is (928)223-3944. Please, please MUTE. Ahe’hee!! Navajo Nation Division of Economic Development Director TJ Willie is scheduled to report on how much of the CARES relief dollars that […]

Navajo Council meeting 10 am, 9.4.20

Navajo Nation Council having special session today, 9.4.2. It has already stated. It is now 10:50 am and the Council is ready to Vote on Overriding presidential veto. There are two Override bills on new Council agenda. I posted proposed agenda which does not have Legislations 00182-20, OVERRIDE veto of CYJ-62-20; 0198-20 OVERRIDE veto CJY-59-20′ […]

Prez Nez line-item vetoes $175.3M in CARES money for housing, wifi, solar power, trash services, payroll, housing, financial staff support, 8.16.20

The budget line-item vetoes of $175.3 million in desperately needed and overdue COVID-19 financial help from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act by Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer shows they have EGOS bigger then their Hearts and Common sense. According to the U.S. Treasury website, the “CARES […]

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 […]