Press Releases for March 2017

Mar 31  Budget and Finance Committee receives report from Pinon Chapter regarding public safety project

Mar 31  Council promotes economic development through the establishment of the Community Development Financial Institution

Mar 31  Vice President Nez met with World Vision to say thank you for sponsoring OPVP community projects

Mar 31  Navajo Nation public safety system fund act of 2017 passes Budget and Finance Committee

Mar 30  Vice President Nez promotes tangible results at the former Bennett Freeze Area meeting

Mar 29  PRESIDENT BEGAYE SIGNS $20 MILLION DOLLAR NAVAJO CDFI LEGISLATION SUPPORTING NAVAJO ENTREPRENEURS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT    CN-57-16

Mar 29  Law and Order Committee advocates for the creation of the Navajo Nation Public Safety System Fund to address public safety needs

Mar 28  Law and Order Committee approves budget modification for Dzil Yijiin Judicial District to purchase a modular building

Mar 28  Navajo Nation Council members meet with coal mine workers to address concerns

Mar 23  Resources and Development Committee receives report from Teesto Chapter regarding the new Home Site Lease Regulations

Mar 23  Navajo Nation Council requests support for the Utah Navajo Water Rights Settlement

Mar 22  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee receives report from Navajo Nation Department of Personnel Management

Mar 22    SHIPROCK AND TOHATCHI LADY’S BASKETBALL TEAMS FURTHER MOMENTUM OF A SUCCESSFUL NAVAJO NATION SAYS PRESIDENT BEGAYE

Mar 20  Commemorating the creation of the Navajo Court System

Mar 18  NAVAJO NATION RESPONDS TO THE POSSIBLE CLOSURE OF THE SAN JUAN GENERATING STATION

Mar 16  FBI AND NNPD INVESTIGATE REMAINS OF INFANT FOUND IN GANADO AREA

Mar 16  Delegate Filfred elected as vice chair of the Utah Tribal Leaders

Mar 16    PRESIDENT BEGAYE SAYS TRIBAL NATIONS NEED TO CHANGE PARADIGMS ON ECONOMIC CULTURE

Mar 15  Resources and Development Committee re-certifies Chinle Chapter’s Community-Based Land Use Plan

Mar 15  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ PROCLAIM ALL FLAGS ON THE NAVAJO NATION FLOWN AT HALF STAFF IN HONOR OF OFFICER HOUSTON JAMES LARGO

Mar 15    Navajo Nation Council leaders highlight the advancement of Navajo Tribal Utility Authority at groundbreaking ceremony

Mar 15  Law and Order Committee welcomes Jeddito Elementary School to committee meeting

Mar 15    PRESIDENT BEGAYE PROMOTES DIVERSIFICATION OF NAVAJO ECONOMY AT NATIONAL RES 2017

Mar 14    VICE PRESIDENT NEZ SAYS NEW TEESTO CHAPTER HOUSE WILL BRING HEALING TO COMMUNITY

Mar 13    NAVAJO NATION COMPILES INFRASTRUCTURE PACKAGE TO SUBMIT TO THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

Mar 13  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ SIGN PROCLAMATION IN HONOR OF JOHN CLAW, JR.

Mar 12   Navajo Nation Council offers condolences to the family of Navajo Police Officer Houston Largo

Mar 12  NAVAJO POLICE OFFICER HOUSTON JAMES LARGO PASSES AWAY FROM CRITICAL INJURY

Mar 12  NAVAJO POLICE OFFICER CRITICALLY INJURED

Mar 11  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ CONGRATULATE TOHATCHI AND SHIPROCK ON WINNING THE GIRLS BASKETBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Mar 10  DIRECTOR DESCHINNY CORRECTS BUSINESS INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT FUND AUDIT OF 2009

Mar 10  Budget and Finance Committee receives report regarding business development at Antelope Point by LeChee Chapter

Mar 09    CREATOR OF THE GREAT NAVAJO NATION SEAL, JOHN CLAW JR. PASSES ON AT AGE 82

Mar 09  Resources and Development Committee approves lease between the Navajo Nation and Pumpkin Patch Fundraisers and Upland Desert Popcorn

Mar 08  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ HONOR ALL WOMEN ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

Mar 08  PRESIDENT BEGAYE ADVOCATES FOR IMPROVED HEALTHCARE TO NEW HHS SECRETARY

Mar 08    VICE PRESIDENT NEZ INSPIRES CHAPTER OFFICIALS AT GOVERNANCE CONFERENCE

Mar 07  Council members deliver leadership insight at 2017 Navajo Nation Agriculture Elected Officials Summit

Mar 03  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ ADDRESS EMPLOYEES OF NAVAJO GENERATING STATION

Mar 03  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee receives report to oppose amendments to AZ Senate Bill 1092

Mar 02  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ PRAISE CONFIRMATION OF ZINKE AS INTERIOR SECRETARY

Mar 02  PRESIDENT BEGAYE STATEMENT ON MEETING WITH NAVAJO GENERATING STATION STAKEHOLDERS

Mar 02    PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ DECLARE MARCH AS COLON CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

Mar 01    PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ PROCLAIM 2017 AS “COLLAR, LICENSE, VACCINATE AND CONFINE YOUR PET” CAMPAIGN

Mar 01    PRESIDENT RUSSELL BEGAYE SIGNS MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT TO TEACH DINÉ IN SCHOOLS WITHIN THE GRANTSCIBOLA SCHOOL DISTRICT

Mar 01  Navajo leaders meet with the U.S. Department of the Interior to discuss the future of Navajo Generating Station

Mar 01    United Nations Special Rapporteur visits the Navajo Nation