Press Releases for April 2012

Apr 27 - Navajo President Ben Shelly Expresses Thanks on Passage of VAWA

Apr 26 - 2012 Spring Session Legislation Results for the 22nd Navajo Nation Council

Apr 25 - President Shelly Supports LCR Settlement Education

Apr 24 - Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission's regular meeting set for May 4th

Apr 24 - Navajo President Ben Shelly Supports Domestic Violence Bill

Apr 23 - Navajo-Hopi Little Colorado River Water Rights Settlement - Report to the Navajo People

Apr 23 - President Shelly Hasn’t Announced a LCR Settlement Position

Apr 23 - President Shelly Offers Statement of Sovereignty

Apr 20 - Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission's special meeting set for April 30th

Apr 20 - President Shelly Said Navajo People Shouldn't Be Fighting About Water

Apr 19 - President Shelly Says LCR Settlement Is Not Final and Needs Navajo Approval

Apr 19 - House Passes Transportation Extension

Apr 18 - The Washinton Office Issues Legislative Newsletter for April 2012

Apr 18 - Special election scheduled April 24 for To’Nanees’Dizi Chapter

Apr 17 - President Shelly Start Water Settlement Forums Before Standing Room Only

Apr 17 - Statement by the Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission Executive Director

Apr 17 - President Shelly Provides FAQ’s Sheet on the Little Colorado Water Rights Settlement

Apr 16 - Speaker’s 2012 Spring Session Speech by Speaker Johnny Naize to 22nd Navajo Nation Council

Apr 16 - The State of the Nation by President Ben Shelly Presented to the 22nd Navajo Nation CouncilL

Apr 16 - President Shelly and Vice President Jim Gives State of the Nation Address

Apr 16 - Navajo Nation Supreme Court Conducts First Hearing Using Video Conferencing Technology

Apr 16 - “Actors Needed!”

Apr 15 - President Shelly Clarifies Hiring of Firm for Navajo Water Rights

Apr 13 - Statement from Speaker Naize on lobbyist hired for water rights settlement

Apr 13 - President Shelly and Navajo Water Rights Commission Holding Public Forums Next Week

Apr 13 - Navajo Nation Opposes Fort Wingate Legislation

Apr 12 - Proposed Agenda of the 22nd Navajo Nation Council for Spring Session on April 16 - 20, 2012

Apr 11 - Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission meets with NNWRC and requests adopting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples as their standard of achievement

Apr 10 - Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission receives and shares the U.N. Special Rapporteur’s tentative agenda for the UNSR Consultation Conference on April 26-27, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona

Apr 10 - Speaker Naize schedules Naa’bik’iyati’ Committee meeting

Apr 5 - Meeting with senators, council continues to ask questions on water rights settlement

Apr 5 - President Shelly Tells Arizona Senators The People Have the Final Say in Water Rights

Apr 4 - Statement by Speaker Naize regarding meeting with Senators Kyl and McCain

Apr 4 - Flagstaff Mayor signs MOU with Navajo Nation Speaker & Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission's Chairperson to address and improve race relations

Apr 4 - Arizona Senatorial Roundtable

Apr 4 - President Shelly Issues Statement about Meeting with Sen. Kyl and Sen. McCain

Apr 4 - Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission encourages public participation at forums addressing SB 2109

Apr 4 - Diné Justice - The Official Newsletter of the Judicial Branch of the Navajo Nation

Apr 3 - Tuba City Town hall meeting scheduled April 6, update on current affairs of chapter, finance

Apr 3 - President Shelly To Hold Water Rights Public Forums

Apr 2 - Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission's regular meeting set for April 6th

Apr 2 - Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission featured on Native America Calling Current Events today at 11 a.m.