Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee: $1.8B ARPA work session, 10 am, 2.1.23

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, the 25th Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee is scheduled to hold a Work Session on the American Rescue Plan Act received by the Navajo Nation government. Call-in Number: (669) 900-6833Meeting ID: 928 871 7160Passcode: 86515 “Earlier this year, the Navajo Nation received approximately $2.1 billion in ARPA funds from the Biden Administration to respond […]

Navajo Council Speaker Curley picks standing Committee members, 1.27.23

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, Navajo Nation Council Speaker Crystalyne Curley appointed the members of the Navajo Council’s four standing committees Friday, Jan. 27, 2023. Curley’s proposed selection of committee members is in Legislation 0005-23, which she dropped in the legislative process late Friday night to begin its mandated electronic posting on the Navajo Council website for public […]

Navajo President Nygren signs $3M for emergency winter aid for 110 chapters approved by Navajo Council, 1.27.23

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, Navajo Nation President Buu Nygren signed Navajo Council Resolution appropriating $3 million from the Navajo Nation Undesignated, Unreserved Fund Balance, or UUFB to replenish the emergency assistance budgets of each of the 110 chapters, or local Navajo governments across the Navajo Nation Friday, Jan. 27, 2023. The Navajo Council approved the $3 million […]

Navajo Council approves $3M for emergency snow aid for 110 chapters, 1.25.23

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, the Navajo Nation Council approved $3 million in emergency snow aid to the Nation’s 110 chapters, which are the local governments across the Nation, Wednesday evening. 7:37pm 1.25.23 navajo council votes 19 in favor, 2 opposed on $3M in emergency snow assistance for 110 chapters. I was at Navajo Council chambers in Window […]

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 […]

25th Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee meeting, 10 am, 1.19.23

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, the 25th NNC is having a Naabik’iyati Committee meeting today, Thursday, 1.19.23. I wonder if they’ll talk about the Impact of the Severe Winter Weather on the Dine’ People, livestock, electricity/NTUA, Navajo Nation Emergency Management Commission declaring Winter Emergency, etc, etc, etc…(VIA TELECOMMUNICATION)Call-in Number: (669) 900-6833Meeting ID: 928 871 7160Passcode: 86515Livestream will be […]

Navajo Council Day 2 Spending Spree, 10 am, 12.29.22

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, the Navajo Council continues Day 2 of its spending spree of Sihasin Funds and Undesignated, Unreserved Fund Balance. And if a petition for a special Council session on Dec. 30, 2022, gets the required amount of signatures from Delegates, there will a Day 3 Spending Spree. 10:37 pm, 12.29.22, Delegate Amber Crotty calls […]

Day 2 Navajo Council Naabik’iyati spending spree, 10 am, 12.28.22

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, today is 12.28.22, Wednesday, and it is Day Two of the Naabik’iyati Committee spending spree. Naabi continues to debate Legislation 0232-22, which seeks Navajo Nation Council Approval of $17,513,187 from the Síhasin Fund for the Navajo Nation Shopping Centers, Inc. for Navajo Nation Shopping Centers Proposed Expansion of the Dilkon Shopping Center; Approving […]

Navajo Council Naabik’iyati continues Spending Spree, 8 am, 12.27&28.22

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, the Spending Spree of the Navajo Nation Council & its standing committees continues with today’s Naabik’iyati Committee. 8:52 am, 12.28.22, Naabi vote 18 in favor, 0 opposed on Consent Agenda of 9 pieces Legislation: 0253-22; 0254-22; 0262-22; 0263-22; 0265-22; 0266-22; 0267-22; 0268-22; 0231-22. Motion by Council Delegate Amber Kanazbah CrottyELMER BEGAY Green; KEE […]