Press Releases for October 2018

Oct 31  Resources and Development Committee supports Nageezi community's efforts to reduce the speed limit of U.S. Route 550

Oct 31  Delegate Lee Jack, Sr. thanks local leaders for dedication to construct new Indian Wells shopping center

Oct 31  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee receives report on Kayenta domestic violence shelter

Oct 30  Navajo Nation Council approves amendments to the fiscal year 2019 Comprehensive Budget

Oct 29  Speaker Bates addresses veterans concerns at inaugural Chinle Navajo Veterans convention

Oct 26  Navajo Nation Council to convene in a special session to consider Comprehensive Budget amendments
Council Special Session Proposed Agenda

Oct 26  Delegate Crotty marches with Navajo senior citizens to bring awareness to elderly issues (2.1 MB)

Oct 26  Naabik'iyati' Committee supports bill to lower recall petition requirements to hold elected officials more accountable

Oct 26  Navajo Election Administration reminds voters of voting deadlines

Oct 26  PRESIDENT BEGAYE CALLS ON TRIBES TO STAND AGAINST THREATS TO SOVEREIGNTY

Oct 25  “Legislative Kitty” launches initiative promoting public awareness of newly implemented animal ordinances and microchip campaign (1.2 MB)

Oct 25  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee supports bill to rescind sanctions on former NAAA deparment manager

Oct 25  Olin Kieyoomia sworn-in as a member of the Navajo Nation Council

Oct 25  PRESIDENT BEGAYE ASKS ARIZONA LEGISLATORS TO PRIORITIZE NAVAJO ROADS

Oct 24  PRESIDENT BEGAYE BREAKS GROUND ON GAS STATION, CONVENIENCE STORE IN INDIAN WELLS

Oct 23  Delegate Crotty receives Leadership in Excellence Award (1.2 MB)

Oct 22  Navajo Nation opposes actions of the U.S. National Park Service

Oct 22  PRESIDENT BEGAYE MOURNS FORMER DELEGATE ERVIN KEESWOOD

Oct 19  Navajo Nation Council supports the enactment of the Controlled Substance Definition Act of 2018

Oct 19  NNYAC MEMBER NIAGARA ROCKBRIDGE NAMED MISS INDIAN ARIZONA 2018-2019

Oct 18  Council grants Kayenta Township Commission new authorities to pursue economic opportunities

Oct 18  Navajo Nation Council supports the redesignation of the Navajo Nation Veterans Advisory Council to a Board of Commissioners

Oct 18  Veterans demand accountability from Navajo Veterans Administration

Oct 15  PRESIDENT BEGAYE DELIVERS THE STATE OF THE NAVAJO NATION ADDRESS BEFORE THE 2018 FALL COUNCIL SESSION

Oct 15  Speaker Bates provides written report to the Navajo Nation Council
Speaker's Report - 2018 Fall Council Session (1 MB)

Oct 12  Navajo Nation Council to convene for Fall Council Session
Proposed NNC 2018 Fall Session Agenda (1 MB)
Fall Navajo Nation Council Session Live-streaming

Oct 11  Speaker LoRenzo Bates supports mine workers and families at the “Vote No” on Prop. 127 rally

Oct 10  Diné Development Corporation contributes $350,000 to the Navajo Nation

Oct 09  PRESIDENT BEGAYE SIGNS MOA TO REDUCE WASTE AND CREATE RECYCLED PAPER PRODUCTS

Oct 05  PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ MOURN THE LOSS OF DELEGATE STEVEN BEGAY

Oct 05  Navajo Nation Council mourns the passing of Honorable Steven Begay

Oct 04  NAVAJO NATION DECLARES EMERGENCY FOLLOWING U.S. 89 CLOSURE

Oct 04  PRESIDENT BEGAYE APPLAUDS FEDERAL SPENDING PACKAGE, REPORT THAT UPHOLDS TRIBAL SOVEREIGNTY

Oct 02  PRESIDENT BEGAYE MEETS WITH FORT LEWIS COLLEGE PRESIDENT TO STRENGTHEN EDUCATIONAL PARTNERSHIPS

Oct 01  NAVAJO NATION HONORS GOLD STAR MOTHERS AND FAMILIES

Oct 01  PRESIDENT BEGAYE CALLS FOR TRUE TRIBAL CONSULTATION ON MEDICAID WORK REQUIREMENT MANDATE

Oct 01  Speaker LoRenzo Bates asks Arizonans to join the Navajo Nation in opposing Proposition 127