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Navajo Council Health, Education & Human Services Committee hearing Reports on Burial Assistance, DV shelter funding, meals & transportation for Senior Centers, 2 pm, 1.11.22

It is now 2 pm, and Navajo Nation Division of Social Services Deputy Director Marlinda Littleman, is making the Report on Burial Assistance.I was Hired July 2021, and so catching up. COVID related Burial assistance was funded with General funds, CARES, UUFB and Council appropriated $2 million in CARES for Burial Assistance in April and […]

UPDATES on Navajo Council special session, 1.7.22

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, I will be posting On The Spot Reporting on the Navajo Nation Council Special Session today, 1.7.22, so stay tuned. You can also see my Reporting on my FB page. It is now 10:37 am, 1.7.22, and Navajo Nation Council Speaker Seth Damon announced that due to the High number of positive cases […]

Nez&Lizer: “Frequently Asked Questions for Navajo Nation Hardship Assistance,” 1.6.22

The Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President issued a “Frequently Asked Questions for Navajo Nation Hardship Assistance” information sheet at 5:32 p.m., 1.6.22. The OPVP stated, “Resolution CD-61-21: On December 30, 2021, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer signed Resolution CD-61-21 which was approved by the Navajo Nation […]

Navajo Council mtg: Chapters Continue with 3 member quorum; Confirm Harold G. Begay, Ph.D, as Navajo Education Supt., 10 am, 1.7.22

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, According to the Navajo Council proposed agenda for Thursday, 1.7.22, there are only two pieces of legislation, but additional items, such as other legislation, can be added to the Council agenda by any Council member, during the Council debate on Adopting its Agenda. Legislation that qualifies as Emergency can go directly to the […]

Navajo Nation: 294 Positive COVID Cases; No Related Deaths, 1.6.22

NAVAJO OFFICE OF PRESIDENT & VICE PRESIDENT PRESS RELEASE – 294 new cases, 39,634 recoveries, and no deaths related to COVID-19, special online town hall to be held on Friday regarding rise in infections WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On Thursday, the Navajo Department of Health, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center and the Navajo […]

Nez signs $14M for Hardship Assistance for Elders; Council approves $14M for Hardship Assistance for Elders & $557M for Hardship Assistance for Adults & Minors, 12.30.21

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans,On Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021, Navajo Nation President Nez signed the Council’s resolution that approved the use of $14 Million in Unspent CARES funds of the $2.1 Billion in Navajo Nation ARPA funds for Hardship Assistance for elders. The Council approved $14M for Hardship Assistance for elders and $557 Million for Hardship Assistance for […]

$16M for Navajo Hardship Assistance for Elders on Navajo Council agenda, 10 am, 12.29.21

It is now 10:47 am, 12.29.21, and Navajo Council Delegate Nathaniel Brown said he met and visited with nurses from the Indian Health Services Kayenta Hospital at a COVID-19 vaccination & booster shot event. Brown said a nurse told him that she was Mentally, physically, spiritually drained. She was also very sad to see Navajo […]

Dine’, Acoma, other Indigenous Nations join White Mesa Ute Protest of White Mesa Uranium Mill, 10.7-9.21

White Mesa Concerned Communityprotectwhitemesa.orgMEDIA ADVISORY October 5, 2021 Contact:Yolanda Badback, White Mesa Concerned Community, (435) 459-2461, ybadback427@gmail.comBradley Angel, Greenaction for Health & Environmental Justice, (415) 722-5270, bradley@greenaction.org White Mesa Ute Organize Protest, Spiritual Walk, and Online Conference to Confront the White Mesa Uranium Mill October 9: Protest and Spiritual Walk What: Annual rally, protest, and […]

Navajo Transitinal Energy Company & Special Duty Pay on Resources & Development Committee agenda, 10 am, 9.29.21

RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE OF THE 24th NAVAJO NATION COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 10 a.m., REVISED PROPOSED AGENDAPRESIDING: Honorable Rickie Nez, ChairpersonHonorable Thomas Walker, Jr., Vice-ChairpersonLOCATION: Via Telecommunications, Call-In Number: 1-669-900-6833, Zoom Meeting ID: 732-628-2566, Passcode: 86515 Call Meeting to Order; Roll Call; Invocation; and Announcements;( ) Rickie Nez Location: ________( ) Thomas […]