Navajo Council votes in 1st female Speaker, Crystalyne Curley 1.23.23

4:34 pm, 1.23.23, The Navajo Nation Council votes in its first female speaker, Navajo Council Delegate Crystalyne Curley, who represents the chapters of Low Mountain, Many Farms, Nazlini, Tachee/Blue Gap, and Tselani/Cottonwood. After the vote, the Navajo Council gave Curley a standing ovation. Curley will serve a two-year term as speaker, and then the Council […]

Proposed bills to remove Navajo language fluency and elect Speaker move to Council

NAABI now on Legislation No. 0358-14: Relating to Naabik’iyati’ and Navajo Nation Council; Overriding the Navajo Nation President’s Veto of Navajo Nation Council Resolution CN-56-14 (Sponsor: Honorable Walter Phelps) Without debate, Naabi votes 11 in favor, 0 opposed. Naabi goes to Legislation No. Relating to Law and Order, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’iyati’ Committees, […]