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Naabi unanimously approves Karis Begaye legislation

NAABI VOTING ON KARIS BEGAYE BILL, 4:25 PM, 13-0. LEGISLATION 0176-18 recommends the Navajo Nation President and Navajo Nation Vice President take appropriate action regarding Karis Begaye’s incident involving a vehicle collision while reportedly under the influence of alcohol. Amendments were made to Legislation 0176-18. The full story will be published in the Gallup Independent’s […]

Naabi now on Karis Begaye legislation

Motion by Delegate Ben Bennett and Second by Delegate Nelson BeGaye DELEGATE OTTO TSO I bring to you today Legislation 0176-18: An Action Relating to the Naabik’iyati’ Committee; Recommending action to the President and Vice President regarding the Office of President and Vice President’s Legal Counsel Legislation Description, to their agenda. LEGISLATION 0176-18 recommends the […]

Naabi approves Navajo position opposing Trump’s proclamation

Naabik’iyati Committee VOTES 12 in favor and 3 opposed  to recommend to Navajo Nation Council to purchase 17,544.79 acres of land in Yavapai County for $49M, which is proposed in LEGISLATION 0253-17: An Action Relating To Naabik’iyati’ Committee; Regarding The Purchase Of Property Offered For Sale To The Navajo Nation By The Owner Of 17,544.79 […]

Naabi recommends to Navajo Council to buy land for $49M

Naa’bik’iyati unanimoulsy accepts two reports: Navajo Department of Justice report regarding US Treasury offsets. Presented by Navajo Attorney General Ethel Branch, and Nicole M. Elliott, public policy attorney for Holland & Knights Law Firm. Report by Navajo Technical University president Elmer J. Guy, Phd. Committee moves to LEGISLATION 0253-17: An Action Relating To Naabik’iyati’ Committee; Regarding […]

Legislation addressing Navajo Nation OPVP attorney added to Naabik’iyati agenda

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, I’m here at the Navajo Nation Council chambers in Window Rock, Ariz., where the Council’s top committee, the Naa’bik’iyati Committee, is meeting. When the Naa’bik’iyati was adopting its agenda, they unanimoulsy added LEGISLATION 0176-18: An Action Relating to the Naabik’iyati’ Committee; Recommending action to the President and Vice President regarding the Office of […]

Navajo Council approves $2M for summer youth employment

Navajo Council approves Legislation 0172-18: An Action Relating to an Emergency for the Navajo Nation; Approving Supplemental Funding from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance in the amount of $2,000,000 (two million dollars) for Summer Youth Employment to 110 Navajo Nation Chapters, with a vote of 18 in favor, 0 opposed. Legislation Description – The emergency […]

Navajo Council oks $1M for veterans

Navajo Council votes 14 in favor, 2 opposed on Legislation 0147-180147-18: An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services, Budget and Finance, And Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving a Disbursement of the Income from the Navajo Nation Veterans Trust Fund in the amount of one million, ninety-four thousand, seven hundred eighty […]

$1M for stipends for Navajo chapter officials fails by one vote

0088-18: An Action Relating to Resources Committee, Budget and Finance Committee, Naabik’iyati’ Committee, and Navajo Nation Council; Approving Supplemental Funding from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance in the amount of one million, twenty one thousand, four hundred thirty one dollars ($1,021,431) to the Navajo Division of Community Development, business units 108014-108123, waiving 12 N.N.C. §§ […]

No Navajo Council legislation to Remove President, Vice President, OPVP attorney

Here at Navajo Council special session at the Council chambers in Window Rock. The Council adopted their agenda with five new items and none of the new legislation addressed the Removal of President Russell Begaye, Vice President Jonathan Nez and Office of the President and Vice President attorney Karis Begaye, who was involved in a […]

Navajo Council on Bill addressing Navajo Education Board

NAVAJO COUNCIL NOW ON Legislation No.: 0496-17 Legislation Title: An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services, Law and Order, Naabik’iyati’ Committee and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving “The Department of Dine Education Administrative Act of 2017”, Amending the Navajo Nation Code, Title 10, Chapter 1, Subchapter 2, Sections 106 and 107 Establishing Direct Administrative […]