Press Releases for January 2019

Jan 31  Vice President Myron Lizer discusses tribal sovereignty with Rehoboth Christian School students

Jan 31  President Nez testifies in support of Navajo Code Talker Museum funding

Jan 29  CHIEF JUSTICE ADDRESSES COUNCIL AT WINTER SESSION

Jan 28  Nez-Lizer present the priorities of the Navajo People during the State of the Navajo Nation Address

Jan 28  Delegate Seth Damon selected as Speaker for the 24th Navajo Nation Council

Jan 28  President Nez and Vice President Lizer congratulate Honorable Seth Damon for selection as Speaker of the Navajo Nation Council

Jan 28  Nez-Lizer Administration welcomes newly-appointed New Mexico Deputy Secretary of Public Education Kara Bobroff

Jan 25  President Nez and Vice President Lizer applaud announcement to end federal government shutdown

Jan 24  Council congratulate Kara Bobroff on appointment to the New Mexico Public Education Department

Jan 24  Navajo Nation Council members meet with New Mexico Governor

Jan 23  Nez-Lizer Administration issues support for "Building Communities of Hope" initiative and declares Navajo Nation Suicide Prevention Week

Jan 22  President Nez and Vice President Lizer congratulate new Secretary of Indian Affairs for the State of New Mexico

Jan 22  Council congratulates Lynn Trujillo, newly appointed Cabinet Secretary Designee for New Mexico Indian Affairs Department

Jan 21  President Nez: CMS decision sets precedence for Indian Country

Jan 18  Navajo Nation Council members meet with Congressman Tom O'Halleran to advocate for increased federal support

Jan 18  President and Vice President call for an end to the government shutdown

Jan 18  New Mexico council delegates hold regional planning meeting to prepare for 2019 New Mexico legislative session

Jan 18  Navajo Nation thanks Arizona Attorney General for joining the defense of the Indian Child Welfare Act

Jan 16  24th Navajo Nation Council takes office and elects Council Delegate Seth Damon as Speaker Pro Tem

Jan 15  Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer officially take office

Jan 14  President Begaye honors the legacy of Navajo Code Talker Alfred K. Newman

Jan 14  President Begaye orders flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of former president Milton Bluehouse Sr.

Jan 14  Navajo Nation Advances Anticipated Federal Funds to ONNSFA; Awarding for Winter/Spring 2019 Term Resumes

Jan 14  Council mourns the passing of Navajo Code Talker Alfred K. Newman

Jan 14  Navajo Nation Council offers condolences to the family of Milton Bluehouse, Sr.

Jan 14  President Begaye applauds U.S. Sen. Hoeven's re-election as Chairman of Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

Jan 12  President Begaye calls on 116th congress to pass Navajo Utah Water Rights Settlement

Jan 11  Spring 2019 Navajo Scholarships and Financial Assistance Awards Delayed Due to Federal Shutdown

Jan 11  PRESIDENT BEGAYE URGES PRESIDENT TRUMP TO END THE FEDERAL SHUTDOWN

Jan 10  STATEMENT FROM SPEAKER LORENZO BATES REGARDING NEWS ARTICLE ON NAAT'┴ANII DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

Jan 10  24th Navajo Nation Council to take oath of office (1.3 MB)

Jan 09  PRESIDENT BEGAYE SENDS CONDOLENCES TO FAMILY OF FALLEN SALT RIVER POLICE OFFICER

Jan 08  BIG NAVAJO ENERGY RECEIVES FUNDING TO PROVIDE SOLAR ENERGY TO NAVAJO FAMILIES

Jan 08  PRESIDENT BEGAYE SIGNS LAW ESTABLISHING FIRST DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS ON THE NAVAJO NATION

Jan 08  Law and Order Committee welcomes new Deputy Chief of Police

Jan 07  Navajo Nation Council congratulates Arizona leaders at inauguration ceremony

Jan 04  OPVP URGES NAVAJOS TO PREPARE FOR WINTER STORM

Jan 02  PRESIDENT BEGAYE CONGRATULATES N.M. GOVERNOR, CALLS FOR INCREASED DIALOGUE WITH TRIBAL NATIONS

Jan 01  23rd Navajo Nation Council welcomes and congratulates New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham