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PRESS RELEASE – President Nez reports on energy development initiatives to Resources and Development Committee

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On Tuesday, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez presented a report to the 24th Navajo Nation Council’s Resources and Development Committee in Window Rock, regarding energy development initiatives including renewable energy projects, the establishment of a new energy office, assets at the Navajo Generating Station site, and more. In April, President Nez […]

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 Prez & VP announce Cabinet

Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President Jonathan Nez and Myron Lizer Administration PRESS RELEASE – Statement from the Nez-Lizer Administration: The day after we were elected into office, we established a strong and diverse transition team to evaluate and assess potential candidates to serve in the highest positions for the Navajo Nation. […]

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for the Navajo Nation to invest $15 million into the Navajo Oil and Gas Company “is legally deficient and should be withdrawn.”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 […]

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 […]

Budget committee to debate NGS payment option, 10 am, Tuesday

The Navajo Nation Council Budget & Finance Committee is scheduled to take up Legislation 0379-18, which seeks the support of the Budget and Finance and Naabikiyati Committees and the approval of the Navajo Nation Council of a Payment Option under an Extension Lease for the owners of Navajo Generating Station to pay Navajo Nation, at 10 a.m., Tuesday, […]

Fate of Navajo business loan fund?

The Budget and Finance Committee Bank Subcommittee is scheduled to meet at 8:30 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2018, at the Budget and Finance Committee meeting room, Window Rock, Ariz. The Navajo Nation Council Budget and Finance Committee Bank Subcommittee is scheduled to hear a report from the Navajo Nation Department of Justice about  the Disposition […]

International Uranium Film Festival returns to Southwest

International Uranium Film Festival Returns to the Southwest Films Reveal the Horrid Truth “It is through the courage of independent film makers that the horrid truth of the Nuclear Beast is exposed and denounced”, states Anna Rondon, uranium legacy activist, member of the Diné Nation, Executive Director of the New Mexico Social Justice Equity Institute […]

Navajo election board meeting Thursday, 11-8-18

According to the proposed AGENDA for the Navajo Board of Election Supervisors, the board will be receiving a report on the 2018 Navajo Nation General Election, which occurred Nov. 6, 2018, and campaign expense reports. The election board is scheduled to meet at 9 a.m. in the Quality Inn Business Complex conference room 107 in […]

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 […]