Press Releases for July 2017

Jul 31  Media Advisory: Acting chief justice to be sworn-in

Jul 31  Budget and Finance Committee receives report regarding energy development and manufacturing proposal from Indian Energy

Jul 28  Navajo Nation Council advocates for increase in federal funding to complete the Navajo Indian Irrigation Project

Jul 28  PRESIDENT BEGAYE MOVES FORWARD WITH HOUSING FOR FBFA

Jul 27  Naabik’íyáti’ Committee approves the purchase of ranch land in Colorado with the Land Acquisition Trust Fund

Jul 27  Resources and Development Committee considers recommendations to remove two division directors

Jul 27  Navajo Nation Council members seek to bridge telecommunication gaps for public safety on the Navajo Nation

Jul 26    VICE PRESIDENT NEZ THANKS NAVAJO COUNTY MANAGER JAMES JAYNE FOR STRENGTHENING PARTNERSHIPS

Jul 26  NAVAJO NATION MOVES FORWARD IN PURCHASING WOLF SPRINGS RANCH

Jul 26    PRESIDENT BEGAYE PUSHES NAAT’ÁANII DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AS VEHICLE FOR ECONOMIC CHANGE

Jul 25  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ TELL CHIEF MANUELITO SCHOLARS THAT EDUCATION IS KEY TO THE FUTURE

Jul 24  Council Delegate Seth Damon welcomes the New Mexico Indian Affairs Committee to Chichiltah Chapter

Jul 21    Perry Charley confirmed by Council to serve on the Diné Uranium Remediation Advisory Commission

Jul 21  New Mexico State Legislators invite Speaker Bates to present Navajo Nation priorities and initiatives

Jul 21  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ PRESENT NAVAJO AREA HEALTH CARE CONCERNS TO DHHS

Jul 21  Navajo Nation Council confirms two new members to the gaming board

Jul 21  Council amends criminal code to combat human trafficking

Jul 20  Council approves funding increase for Navajo Technical University and Diné College

Jul 20    Council confirms two appointments to the Commission on Navajo Government Development

Jul 17    PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ DELIVER THE STATE OF THE NAVAJO NATION ADDRESS DURING 2017 SUMMER SESSION

Jul 17    Speaker LoRenzo Bates delivers report on the opening day of the Summer Council Session

Speaker's Report - 2017 Summer Council Session  (4 MB)

Jul 17  Law and Order Committee advocates for improved benefits for surviving spouses and children of late Navajo Nation police officers

Jul 16    Navajo Nation Council welcomes horse riders, youth groups, and community advocates to start the Summer Council Session

Jul 15    PRESIDENT BEGAYE LISTENS TO HEALTH CARE CONCERNS AT TUBA CITY PUBLIC FORUM

Jul 13  Delegate Brown advances initiative to combat sex trafficking on the Navajo Nation

Jul 11    NAVAJO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH WILL HOLD PUBLIC FORUM IN TUBA CITY

Jul 10    PRESIDENT BEGAYE APPLAUDS CONFIRMATION OF QUALIFIED AND DRIVEN DIRECTORS

Jul 06  Navajo Nation Commission on Emergency Management Issues Heat Wave Warning

Jul 06  Naabik’íyáti’ Committee supports amending the PROTECT Act for AMBER Alert funding and confirms NHA board member

Jul 05    Delegate Brown advocates against hate crimes at Diné Pride event

Jul 04    FREEDOM IS NOT FREE, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE

Jul 03    PRESIDENT BEGAYE SIGNS SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT LEGISLATION FOR $2.1M

Jul 03    Navajo Nation Council pays tribute to the life of former delegate Peterson Becenti Yazzie

Jul 03  Council commends approval of $2.2 million for summer youth employment

Jul 02    SIGNING OF NGS EXTENSION LEASE POSITIONS NAVAJO NATION TO BECOME AN ENERGY TRIBE