Thursday 22 June, 2017
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Category Archives: Economy

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The Yakama Nation will soon get $7.2 million as part of a settled class action lawsuit involving hundreds of tribes. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports (http://bit.ly/1TGaKzN) the $940 million settlement was approved...

By admin on Feb 28th, 2016

The Navajo-Hopi Observer reported on Tuesday that the Navajo Nation is currently working to correct issues with chapter audits, money management, and fraud prosecution after receiving reports outlining these problems. Last week, the Budget and...

By admin on Feb 25th, 2016

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye has approved legislation to fund dozens of water and sanitation projects across the reservation. Thousands of Navajos live without running water or access to good quality drinking water. Begaye says the bill will ensure Navajo communities have sufficient water and foster economic development. The...

  By Monica Spencer Peter Deswood, Jr., an advocate for local governance and a senior economist for Shiprock Chapter, passed away on February 15 at age 66. Deswood, who was Kinłichii’nii and born for Tó’aheedlíinii, was born in Ganado...

AS THE American recovery accelerates, its central bankers are getting itchy fingers. Interest rates have not moved from their rock bottom 0-0.25% since the beginning of 2009, and a rise is nearing. July’s employment report, out today, revealed...

By admin on Aug 9th, 2015

AS MPs head back to Canberra after the winter recess, a new opinion poll shows the coalition remains behind in opinion polls and Tony Abbott is lagging behind Opposition Leader Bill Shorten as preferred prime minister. A ReachTEL poll conducted...

By admin on Aug 9th, 2015

CNN Opinion asked a range of contributors to give their take on the first Republican Party debate of the 2016 presidential campaign, and to pick their biggest winners and losers from the night. The opinions expressed in these commentaries are...

By admin on Aug 9th, 2015