Stories tagged: "arizona tribes"


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Tribal Leaders Urge Support for Bills to Protect Cultural, Sacred Sites

Tribal leaders urged lawmakers to pass bills that would protect sacred sites by creating a new tribal designation and require Native input on decisions.

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Biden Awards Millions to Expand High-Speed Internet Access to Tribal Communities

Department of Commerce announces $146 million in awards through the Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program, with another $1 billion in funding now available.

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200 Pascua Yaqui Families Getting New Homes Through Arizona Tax Credits to Tribe

“I think the average wait for families is around seven years,” he said, “so these are families that have been waiting and in desperate need."

Photo by Joshua Gerard Gargiulo, Cronkite News
Tribes Are Finally Going to Get the $700 Million They Were Promised

The funds are part of an $8 billion pandemic relief package promised to the Tribes in late March, and were supposed to be distributed by April 26.

Tribal Communities|Courier Graphic by Desirée Tapia
Navajo Nation Member To GOP: Support Tribal Communities, Not Corporate Bailouts

Arlando Teller is a member of the Navajo Nation and Arizona House of Representatives representing District 7.