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Gallup, NM, hearing on 175 percent interest on small loans

PRESS RELEASE – Public hearing on the proposed rulemaking on Small Loans will be hosted in Gallup, New Mexico ST. MICHAELS, Ariz.  – On Tuesday, May 15, 2018, the Financial Institutions Division (FID) of the New Mexico Regulations and Licensing Department will be conducting a public hearing on the proposed rule changes on small loans in […]

Gallup: A Border Town Of Violence

(5) Gallup: A Border Town Of Violence. GALLUP: A BORDER TOWN OF VIOLENCE – Join us as Indigenous scholars and citizens share their research, thoughts and experiences with racism, criminalization, oppression and living as Natives in border towns. A free community event open to all: homeless, privileged, concerned. Community potluck will follow to feed our […]

Navajo Council Delegate Shepherd says people who buy liquor are not represented by City of Gallup NM

Navajo Council is now on Reports. The first report is from Gallup City Mayor Jackie McKinney on city’s Detox Center. DELEGATE EDMUND YAZZIE Detox is located east side of Gallup and where people walking streets are placed there adn this program has been going strong for quite some time. There is issue over city tax. […]

Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission hosting public hearings on treatment of Navajo citizens by border town police

www.nnhrc.navajo-nsn.gov/docs/TNCBLE-PublicHearings_updated.pdf. The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission is hosting public hearings on the treatment of Navajo citizens by law enforcement in border towns. In 2008, the NNHRC hosted several public hearings that examined race relations between Navajo and non-Navajo citizens. The Commission found that there is a serious lack of understanding of Navajo culture by […]

Work in Beauty

Work in Beauty inspired by the Navajo prayer Walk in Beauty. Green Jobs for Our Beautiful Environment Work in Beauty is focused on the most basic element of sustainability – growing food. At the 2nd Annual Work in Beauty Conversations on Local Agriculture, featuring Brad Lancaster, sixteen local growers, community gardens and businesses submitted demonstration projects […]

New Gallup Indian Hospital TABLED

HERE AT NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE WHERE DEBATE CONTINUES ON LEGISLATION 0082-14, FEDERAL FUNDING FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW GALLUP INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE LEONARD TSOSIE I’m also concerned about what’s happening with Public Law 638 hospitals where CEOs are making between $200,000 and $300,000 and so there is no money for Ben-Gay. (PL 638 hospitals are those […]

Delegate L. Tsosie: Don’t support new Gallup hospital

HERE AT NAVAJO COUNCIL NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE WHERE DEBATE CONTINUES ON LEGISLATION 0082-14, FEDERAL FUNDING FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW GALLUP INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE LEONARD TSOSIE 0082-14 will leap frog all the other proposed health facilities on the Navajo Reservation. And Delegate Edmund Yazzie has tried this before. And when built new Gallup High School, a […]

Naabik’iyati Committee supports new hospital on Indian Land

HERE AT NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE WHERE DEBATE CONTINUES ON LEGISLATION 0082-140082-14, FEDERAL FUNDING FOR NEW GALLUP INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE JONATHAN HALE Look at timeline of how Congress funds hospital and so don’t see Gallup Medical Center in couple of years. Health, Education and Human Services Committee directed Gallup Hospital Steering Committee to find out if […]

Why are we going to pay $1 million to Menapace family for new Gallup hospital

HERE AT NAABI COMMITTEE WHERE COMMITTEE DEBATING LEGISLATION 0082-14: FEDERAL FUNDING FOR NEW GALLUP, NM, INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE EDMUND YAZZIE Yes, we are giving Gallup tons of money. but where are we going to. i’ve seen Delegate Pete at Gallup Cracker Barrel. i don’t like going to gallup but we have to buy supplies. […]

“We pour money into Gallup repeatedly”

HERE AT NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE WHERE DEBATING LEGISLATION 0082-140082-14, WHICH IS FEDERAL FUNDING FOR NEW GALLUP, NM, INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE WALTER PHELPS if you look at 0082-14, there is no reference to prior Council legislation and are we at point to begin construction. i know request legitmate and needed. but appropriate time to push for […]