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PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Government Development Commission meeting Saturday in Cow Springs

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The Commission on Navajo Government Development will be holding a regular meeting in Cow Springs, Arizona at the residence of Miss Sally Fowler on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 9:00 AM. The approved meeting will be held inside a traditional Navajo male hogan and is open to the public. The Commission […]

Navajo attorney general: $15M for Navajo Oil & Gas illegal

Navajo Nation Attorney General Ethel Branch stated in a Dec. 26, 2018, memo to the Navajo Nation Council that Legislation 0448-18, which seeks Budget and Finance Committee approval for the Navajo Nation to invest $15 million into the Navajo Oil and Gas Company “is legally deficient and should be withdrawn.” Branch also stated, “The legislation […]

“END NGS” sign takes aim at Nation leadership

PRESS RELEASE Twin Arrows, Ariz. – Local families and activist, posted a protest sign this week, coinciding with potential Naabik’iyati Committee’s consideration of legislation related to the Navajo Generating Station. “It’s our Indigenous response to ending the continued genocide of our people living in sacrifice zones, under the clouds of pollution from these extractive energy […]

Navajo Council Naabik’iyati & Health committees meeting Tuesday

Several Navajo Nation Council standing committees are meeting Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, and among them are the Naabik’iyati Committee and the Health, Education and Human Services Committee. The Naabik’iyati is scheduled to meet at 3 p.m. in the Navajo Nation Council chamber in Window Rock, Ariz. The Health, Education and Human Services Committee is scheduled […]

Nez wins with 39,783 votes to Shirley’s 20,146 votes

UNOFFICIAL RESULTS FOR 2018 NAVAJO NATION GENERAL ELECTION PRESIDENTIAL RACE WITH 110 OF 110 NAVAJO PRECINCTS REPORTING: JONATHAN NEZ, 39,783 JOE SHIRLEY, 20,146 UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS from Navajo Election Administration for Navajo Nation Council, Board of Election Supervisors, Board of Education, and Referendum question on pay raises for positions of President and Vice President are […]

Website for Unofficial 2018 Navajo General Election

Courtesy of the Navajo Election Administration, you may follow unofficial results of today’s Navajo Nation General Election after polls close at 7:00 p.m. by clicking on the following link: Unofficial Election Night Results – Navajo Nation General 2018 Thank you, Jared Touchin Office of the Speaker (928) 871-7160

Navajo Council special session 10-30-18

PRESS RELEASE – The 23rd Navajo Nation Council is scheduled to convene in a special session on Tuesday, Oct. 30 at 1:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber in Window Rock to consider Legislation No. 0345-18, which seeks to amend the Navajo Nation’s fiscal year 2019 Comprehensive Budget. On Sept. 4, the Navajo Nation Council unanimously […]

Navajo bill seeks to lower recall signature requirements

LEGISLATION 0239-18: An Action Relating to Law and Order, Naabik’iyati’ and the Navajo Nation Council; Amending the Navajo Nation Election Code at 11 N.N.C. § 241 (A) to lower percentage of signatures requirement on recall petitions from 60 to 30% of voters voting in last election for position in questions goes before the Navajo Nation […]

Navajo legislation addresses closure of “multiple” power plants

The Navajo Nation Council Resources & Development has LEGISLATION 0337-18: An Action Relating to Resources and Development; Establishing a Natural Resources Economic Development Subcommittee to Address the Potential Closure of Multiple Power Generating Stations and Federal Mines and to Explore Other Economic Development Opportunities on its Oct. 22, 2018, meeting PROPOSED AGENDA. Bill sponsor:is RDC Vice Chairman Benjamin Bennett. RDC […]

Navajo Council Delegate says he adopted Stanley Pollack as his tribal leader

STILL HERE AT NAVAJO COUNCIL NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE LEGISALTION 0256-18: AMENDING TITLE 1 ENROLLMENT PROCEDURES AT TITLE 1, NAVAJO NATION CODE, SECTIONS 701, 702, 752 AND 753 SPONSOR, DELEGATE AMBER CROTTY Had executive sessions with individuals cuz cases sealed so looked at enrollment for alternative way to become Navajo citizen. Average one to two individuals a […]