Press Releases for May 2019

May 31  Del. Henio Hosts U.S. Census Director to Experience First-hand the Barriers of Counting on Navajo

May 31  Public Encouraged to Submit Comments on ADOT 5-Year Plan

May 30  NAABI Advances Funding for Chapter Stipends and Summer Youth Employment, Veterans Direct Services Resolution Passes

May 30  NAABI Moves Forward Legislation for Pilot Industrial Hemp Project with Strict Testing, Regulations

May 30  Committee Approves Resolution Allowing Nation to Receive Original Copy of Treaty of 1868

May 29  Water projects making progress under the Nez-Lizer Administration

May 29  President Nez advocates for Interior Secretary’s support for the protection of Chaco Culture National Historical Park

May 28  Nez-Lizer order flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of Navajo Code Talker and New Mexico State Senator John Pinto

May 28  Media Advisory: Press conference on the donation of an original U.S. - Navajo Treaty of 1868 document to the Navajo Nation

May 28  Navajo Census 2020 Complete Count Commission Starts Strategizing to Ensure Every Navajo Citizen is Counted

May 27  Navajo Nation honors fallen warriors on Memorial Day

May 27  24th Navajo Nation Council Memorial Day Tribute

May 24  Resource Committee Advances Slate of Bills, Including Hemp Research and Sustainability Consideration

May 24  Gov. Lujan Grisham, Navajo Nation issue statements on the passing of Sen. John Pinto

May 23  Deannah Neswood-Gishey confirmed as the Executive Director for the Navajo Nation Division of Social Services

May 23  Nez-Lizer thank the participants of the 17th Annual Lori Piestewa Navajo Hopi Honor Ride

May 22  Diné Entrepreneur Series brings resources, information to Navajo entrepreneurs

May 22  President Nez welcomes Dr. Jill Biden and health industry leaders to the first cancer treatment center in Indian Country

May 22  Navajo Nation to obtain an original Naaltsoos Sání – Treaty of 1868 document

May 22  Committee Releases Highway Safety Monies, Amends Fund Plan for Twin Arrows Public Safety Building

May 21  Navajo Nation receives President Trump’s support for disaster declaration

May 21  Vice President Lizer welcomes the public to nitrile glove manufacturing facility

May 20  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee Holds Regular Meeting at Tuba City Hospital, Receives Report from TCRHCC

May 20  President Jonathan Nez offers support for Navajo businesses at Diné Entrepreneur Series

May 20  President Nez and Vice President Lizer congratulate 2019 graduates

May 18  Navajo Code Talker Fleming Begaye Laid to Rest

May 18  Nez-Lizer pay tribute to military men and women on Armed Forces Day

May 16  President Nez presents on early childhood education and culturally appropriate curriculum at the New Mexico State Tribal Leaders Summit

May 15  Plan of Operation in Place for Program Training Healing Practitioners

May 15  Navajo Utah Water Settlement Act moves forward

May 15  Navajo Nation Council Commends Navajo Utah Water Settlement’s Advancement

May 15  President Nez congratulates PNM Navajo Nation Workforce Training Initiative graduates at Navajo Technical University

May 15  Nez-Lizer commend Governor Ducey for signing bill to create the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls study group

May 15  Plan of Operation in Place for Program Training Healing Practitioners

May 15  Flags to be flown at half-staff in honor and remembrance of Navajo Code Talker Fleming Begaye, Sr.

May 14  Nez-Lizer support bipartisan missing and murdered Indians bill

May 13  Navajo Nation Housing Summit strives build stronger Navajo communities

May 10  Naabik'íyáti Advances Appointment, Defers Census Legislation for Refinement

May 10  Nez-Lizer honor and remember fallen law enforcement officers on Navajo Nation Police Officer Day

May 09  Navajo Utah Delegates Meet with Utah Tribal Leaders

May 08  Nez-Lizer pay tribute to nurses across the Navajo Nation

May 07  Navajo veterans urged to submit claims to recover Arizona income taxes

May 07  Navajo Nation Leadership Hosts HHS Leadership

May 07  Nez-Lizer administration honors teachers with Navajo Nation Teacher Appreciation Week proclamation
PROCLAMATION
May 7, 2019 - NAVAJO NATION TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY
May 6 - 10, 2019 - NAVAJO NATION TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK

May 07  Navajo Nation signs data sharing agreement to advance uranium exposure research efforts

May 06  Navajo Nation Council Mourns Passing of Former Delegate Emmett Bia, Sr.

May 05  Navajo Nation Council Commends President's May 5th MMIW Proclamation, Calls on White House and Congress to Reauthorize VAWA and Fully Fund Trust Obligations

May 03  Nez-Lizer join Congressman Luján in commending progress of glove manufacturing site

May 03  Navajo Nation to Hold Missing and Murdered Diné Relative Forum

May 02  Delegate Rickie Nez Advocates for Increased Funding at Consultation with USDA

May 02  Navajo Nation declares the month of May as Older Americans Month

May 01  Nez-Lizer applaud bipartisan human trafficking bill

May 01  Nez-Lizer tell school officials to respect Native American regalia

May 01  Division of Economic Development announces Diné Entrepreneurship Series workshops