Press Releases for December 2018

Dec 28  New Chinle nursing home facility dedicated as the “Dr. Guy Gorman, Sr. Care Home”

Dec 28  Resources and Development Committee approves increase of grazing fees

Dec 27  PRESIDENT BEGAYE SIGNS MOA FOR HEALTH SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIPS AT FORT LEWIS COLLEGE

Dec 24  Happy Holidays from the 23rd Navajo Nation Council

Dec 23  CHRISTMAS IS A SEASON OF GIVING AND CELEBRATING K'É

Dec 21  23rd Navajo Nation Council approves the establishment of a Department of Medical Examiners

Dec 19  Naabik’iyátí’ Committee recommends approval of federal charter of incorporation petition for Navajo Transitional Energy Company

Dec 18  PRESIDENT BEGAYE ADVOCATES RESPONSIBLE BUT EQUAL ACCESS TO THE COLORADO RIVER

Dec 18  Budget and Finance Committee receives report from Naatsis’áán Chapter

Dec 18  PRESIDENT BEGAYE CALLS ON MARTHA MCSALLY TO WORK WITH TRIBES

Dec 18  Resources and Development Committee approves sand and gravel leases

Dec 18  Zinke resigns, President Begaye urges for quick replacement

Dec 17  Navajo Transitional Energy Company contributes $3 million to the Navajo Nation

Dec 17  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee supports investigation of discriminatory behavior against Navajo and Native American students

Dec 17  Navajo Nation Council's three-day special session to be live-streamed
23rd Navajo Nation Council Special Session Petition

Dec 16  PRESIDENT BEGAYE CALLS FOR CONSISTENT FEDERAL BUDGETING FOR INDIAN HEALTH PROGRAMS

Dec 16  PRESIDENT BEGAYE PRAISES PASSAGE OF FARM BILL

Dec 13  Delegate Olin Kieyoomia successfully advocates for five-year extension for Middle College High School

Dec 13  Council members commend the passage of the Farm Bill reauthorization

Dec 12  Delegate Crotty provides testimony on missing and murdered Indigenous women to the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

Dec 12  Law and Order Committee encourages communities to collaborate with the police to address crime

Dec 11  PRESIDENTIAL INITIATIVE FOR GRAVEL PITS MOVES FORWARD

Dec 10  PRESIDENT BEGAYE COMMENDS PASSAGE OF TRIBAL ENERGY BILL

Dec 07  Resources and Development Committee receives report of a cult group within the Monument Valley Tribal Park

Dec 06  Navajo Indian Irrigation Project Negotiation Subcommittee prepares to explore new opportunities

Dec 04  PRESIDENT BEGAYE HONORS PRESIDENT GEORGE H.W. BUSH

Dec 03  Delegate Slim advocates for surrounding communities of Antelope Point to be involved in future planning and developments (1.9 MB)