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Controller’s Office ready to handle Hardship Assistance Program, Chapter Funds, 10.13.20

PRESS RELEASE – WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On Oct. 9, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez approved Legislation No. CS-74-20 which added more than $49 million to the CARES Fund Hardship AssistanceExpenditure Plan and approved Legislation No. CS-73-20 that provides $90 million for Navajo Nation Chapters for additional coronavirus relief aid. Both programs are funded by […]

Navajo Council Fall Session, 10 am daily, 10.19-23.20

NAVAJO COUNCIL FALL SESSION Livestream will be available online at:VIMEO: www.vimeo.com/navajonationcouncilYouTube: www.youtube.com/navajonationcouncilNNC Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/navajonationcouncil/ Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans,The Navajo Council is convening its annual five-day Fall Session at 10 am, Monday, 10.19.20. Navajo President Nez is scheduled to present the State of the Nation address Monday. I wonder if Nez will renew his request to the Council […]

Navajo Hardship Assistance Application APPROVED, 10.15.20

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans! The Navajo Council Budget & Finance Committee unanimously approved the eligibility criteria, application and approval process for Hardship Assistance today, Oct. 15. The B&F Committee made three minor changes to Legislation 0251-20, which sought final approval from the Budget and Finance Committee of the Hardship assistance eligibility criteria, application, and approval process, before […]

Navajo Council Law & Order Committee meeting 7 am, 10.15.20

AGENDA OF THELAW AND ORDER COMMITTEE24TH NAVAJO NATION COUNCILSPECIAL MEETING -TELECONFERENCEOctober 15, 20207:00 A.M.Teleconference call number: (928) 223-3960)PRESIDING: Honorable Eugenia Charles-Newton, ChairwomanHonorable Otto Tso, Vice ChairpersonLOCATION: Via Teleconference[ ] Honorable Eugenia Charles-Newton [ ] Honorable Otto Tso[ ] Honorable Vince James [ ] Honorable Edmund Yazzie[ ] Honorable Eugene TsoHon. Eugenia Charles-Newton Location: ______________________Hon. Vince […]

Hardship Assistance eligibility criteria on Budget Committee, 8 am, 10.15.20

PROPOSED AGENDA OF THE BUDGET AND FINANCE COMMITTEE OF THE NAVAJO NATION COUNCILOctober 15, 2020, Special Meeting, 8 a.m.Via Teleconference:TELECONFERENCE CALL NUMBER: (928)223-3955Presiding: Jamie Henio, ChairpersonRaymond Smith, Jr., Vice Chairperson Place: Via Teleconference, Window Rock, Navajo Nation (Arizona)Members Present:_ Elmer P. Begay _ Jamie Henio Nathaniel Brown _ Raymond Smith, Jr. Amber K. Crotty _ […]

Proposed Hardship Assistance eligibility criteria, application, approval process, 10.14.20

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The Navajo Nation Council Health, Education and Human Services, after several hours of debate, unanimously voted to add the prioritization of individuals who are 65-years-old and older to receive the first batch of Hardship Assistance checks during the first week of December. After the Health, Education and Human Services Committee’s unanimously […]

5:30 PM, 10.9.20: Nez & Lizer announce Hardship Aid signed.

PRESS RELEASE – Nez-Lizer Administration approves hardship relief funds for enrolled Navajo Nation members, chapter relief funds, and broadband initiatives “All Navajo Nation CARES Act funds have now been allocated” WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer approved two separate resolutions on Friday, adopting the hardship assistance expenditure […]

Layoffs, CARES $, Domestic Violence, Plexi-glass on Navajo Council Health Committee meetng, 9 am, 10.9.20

PROPOSED AGENDA HEALTH, EDUCATION AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, 24th NAVAJO NATION COUNCILSpecial Meeting, CALL IN NUMBER: (928) 223-3958October 09, 2020, 9:00 a.m.PRESIDING : Honorable Daniel E. Tso, ChairpersonHonorable Carl Roessel Slater, Vice-ChairpersonPLACE : Via TelecommunicationsWindow Rock, Navajo Nation (Arizona) □ Paul Begay, Jr. □ Charlaine Tso□ Carl Roessel Slater □ Daniel E. Tso□ Pernell Halona […]

Voter registration deadlines extended in Az, NM, Utah

PRESS RELEASE – WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On Monday, U.S. District Court Judge Steven P. Logan issued a ruling that extends the state of Arizona’s voter registration deadline until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 23, 2020. You can register to vote online at https://azsos.gov or by mail or in-person. The ruling is the result of […]

Navajo Nation Council receives updates on CARES business and artisan hardship program, $4.6 million granted through online portal, 10.6.20

LEGISLATIVE BRANCH PRESS RELEASE – WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Members of the 24th Navajo Nation Council were briefed on the progress of the Navajo Nation CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Business and Artisan Grant Program established through Navajo Nation Council Resolution No. CJY-67-20 and implemented under the Navajo Nation Division of Economic Development […]