U.S. Sen. John McCain talks with elected Navajo leaders Friday. Pictured, from left, are McCain, Navajo President Russell Begaye, Vice President Jonathan Nez and Council Speaker LoRenzo Bates.
Alysa Landry
9/19/16
U.S. Senator John McCain made some hefty promises Friday when he met with Navajo leaders during a roundtable discussion in St. Michaels, Arizona...
JESSICA SUERTH, ALLIE BICE/Cronkite News
9/8/16
Environmental and tribal activists welcomed the government’s announcement Wednesday that it had designated the Gold King Mine a Superfund site, advancing the cleanup of an area con...
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Tanya H. Lee
8/18/16
The American Federation for Children , a school-choice advocacy group, recently released a 10-minute “mini-documentary” that exploits American Indian kids to promote their agenda...
Rick Kearns
8/7/16
Preventing the exportation and sale of sacred objects and creating harsher penalties for these and related crimes are the goals of the recently introduced Safeguard Tribal Objects ...
Isabel Menzel, Cronkite News
6/20/16
Sierra Club and Native American tribal leaders are asking the public to urge Arizona elected leaders to designate 1.7 million acres around the Grand Canyon as a national monument t...
Mark Trahant
6/5/16
TRAHANT REPORTS —I remember John McCain speaking at a Window Rock veterans’ event. It must have been about 20 years ago...
Alexis Dominguez, Cronkite News
5/3/16
Editor’s Note: On Earth Day, April 22, Arizona Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, and Rep...
Alexis Dominguez, Cronkite News
4/26/16
Arizona Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-Ariz., are accusing the U.S...
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Danika Worthington
4/18/16
A Diné College official asked a Senate committee Wednesday, April 13 to fund “vitally needed” construction at the school—money that Congress has approved three times already since ...
Sara Weber/Cronkite News
3/31/16
A federal appeals court Tuesday rejected the latest in a long line of challenges to the Tohono O’odham casino that opened in Glendale in December...

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