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Budget & Finance Committee: Navajo Veterans Trust Fund Budget, Chapter Audits, Roads. 10 am, 4.13.21

PROPOSED AGENDA OF THE BUDGET AND FINANCE COMMITTEEOF THE NAVAJO NATION COUNCIL April 13, 2021 Special Meeting10 a.m. Via Teleconference: 669 900-6833Zoom meeting ID: 232 628 2566Passcode: 86515Presiding: Jamie Henio, ChairpersonRaymond Smith, Jr., Vice Chairperson Place: Via Telecommunications Window Rock, Navajo NationMembers Present:_ Elmer P. Begay _ Jamie Henio Nathaniel Brown _ Raymond Smith, Jr. […]

Navajo Chapters & Housing before Naabi work session on Am Rescue Plan spendng, 9 am, 4.13.21

NAABIK’ÍYÁTI’ COMMITTEE OF THE 24th NAVAJO NATION COUNCILWORK SESSION (VIA TELECOMMUNICATION)Window Rock, Navajo NationTuesday, April 13, 2021 – 9:00 AM (DST)WORK SESSION AGENDACall-in Number: (669) 900-6833Meeting ID: 928 871 7160Passcode: 86515PRESIDING CHAIR: Honorable Seth Damon, Speaker, 24th Navajo Nation Council CALL WORK SESSION TO ORDER; ROLL CALL; INVOCATION RECOGNIZE GUESTS AND VISITING OFFICIALS (2 Minute […]

NM Governor Signs $14.9M capital outlay for Navajo Nation, 4.12.21

PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Nation secures $14.9 million in Capital Outlay Funds with approval from New Mexico Governor WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer extend their appreciation to New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and State Legislators for approving House Bill 285, which provides approximately $14.9 million […]

Navajo & Az Treasurer recognize April as “Financial Literacy Month,” 4.12.21

PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Nation and the Office of the Arizona State Treasurer recognize the month of April as “Financial Literacy Month” WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On Monday, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, Vice President Myron Lizer, and Arizona State Treasurer Kimberly Yee issued a joint proclamation recognizing the month of April 2021 as “Financial […]

FEMA COVID-19 FUNERAL ASSISTANCE OPEN TO PUBLIC, 4.21.21

PRESS RELEASE – FEMA’s COVID-19 Funeral Assistance application now open to general public WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On Monday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) COVID-19 Funeral Assistance application opened to the general public to provide financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred after Jan. 20, 2020. The program was funded under the Coronavirus […]

Naabi debating Am Rescue Plan proposed spending budgets of Public Safety & Health, 9 am, 4.12.21

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans: The following Attachment, “Judicial-Public-Safety-Facilities-Plannng-Stage-Projects-R3-26-21,” is what the Navajo Nation Council is discussing first regarding today’s Naabik’iyati Committee Work Session on Spending Proposals for the American Rescue Plan for Public Safety and Health issues. The Navajo Nation Department of Health, which is headed by Nez-Lizer polticial appointee Jill Jim, Ph.D., did not provide a […]

Navajo Council hearing Proposals to spend ARP money, 9 am, 3.5&6.21

The Navajo Nation Council has scheduled a week of discussions on the American Rescue Plan Act. Work sessions, which are scheduled to begin at 9 am daily with the exception of April 6, 2021 which will begin at 10 am. If you have questions, please contact Manuel Rico, Interim Executive Director, Office of Legislative Services, […]

Haaland & Mark Ruffalo talk Tribal Impacts of ARP, 11:30 am ET, 4.2.21

PRESS RELEASE – Secretary Haaland and Mark Ruffalo to Discuss Tribal Impacts of American Rescue Plan in Instagram Live WASHINGTON – On Friday, April 2 at 11:30 a.m. ET, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland and actor and climate justice advocate Mark Ruffalo will hold an Instagram Live conversation to discuss the Biden-Harris administration’s efforts to build […]

Navajo Council Navajo Permanent Trust Fund-Sihasin Fund meetings, 3.29&31.21, 8:30 am

A G E N D A March 29, 2021 8:30 a.m. DSTVia Teleconference: 669 900-6833Zoom meeting ID: 232 628 2566Passcode: 86515Presiding: Seth Damon, ChairpersonJamie Henio, Chairperson, BFCRaymond Smith, Vice Chairperson, BFCPlace: Via Teleconference, Window Rock, Navajo Nation (Arizona)Members Present:_ Elmer P. Begay Jamie Henio Speaker Seth A. Damon _ Nathaniel Brown _ Raymond Smith, Jr. […]

Navajo Council calls Day-Long Work Session on Spending American Rescue Plan funds, 10 am, 3.29.21

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans,Once again Prez Nez & VP Lizer think they have the Best Plan to spend the Navajo Nation’s allocation of the 2021 American Rescue Plan, which is the second federal COVID-19 relief aid dollars. And so Nez-Lizer informed the Navajo Council in a March 25 letter to work with their Chief of Staff Paulsen […]