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Press Release: Interior Announces $1.2 Million to Be Awarded to Tribes to Take Control, Operate Their Bureau of Indian Education-Funded Schools

As part of the Obama Administration’s historic commitment to ensure that all students attending Bureau of Indian Education (BIE)-funded schools receive a world- class education, U.S.

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Navajo Nation

Navajo Nation Supreme Court Decision in Tsosie v. Deschene

Opinion here.

Based on the foregoing, by majority decision, the Court hereby enters a Permanent Writ of Mandamus against the Respondents. Under its administrative duties to implement the Election Code, the NEA is ordered to comply with 11 N.N.C.

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Tribal Courts

Disqualified Navajo Candidate Aims To Stay In Race

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A Navajo presidential candidate disqualified from the race after a court determined he could not speak the tribe’s language fluently is holding out hope officials on the nation’s largest Indian reservation will provide a way for him to remain on the ballot. 457 more words

News

Navajo Nation president sits with Redskins owner to watch the Redskins play the Cardinals.

Dear Bob Costas and Maria Cantwell,

As is evidenced by the story below, no one cares about your pretentious, condescending, left-wing, politically-correct, race-baiting.  Not even Native Americans. 217 more words

Politics

Navajo President Attends Redskins Game With Dan Snyder

GLENDALE, Ariz. — The president of the country’s largest American Indian reservation appears to be a supporter of the Washington Redskins.

Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly, wearing a Redskins cap, was seated next to Redskins owner Dan Snyder as the team played the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in Glendale. 176 more words

Sports

Grievance mongers angry to see Navajo president in Redskins cap [pic]

The Washington Redskins are playing at the Arizona Cardinals today and the “change the name” crows are not impressed that the President of the Navajo Nation Ben Shelly is sitting in Dan Snyder’s box wearing a Redskins ball cap. 545 more words

Entertainment

Navajo police officer shot in Arizona

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation says a tribal police officer has been shot in northern Arizona and a suspect is in custody.

Navajo Nation spokesman Deswood Tome says the officer was shot in the face Saturday in Kaibeto and was flown to a Flagstaff hospital. 90 more words

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