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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Hire More Heroes Act Of 2015 September 17, 2015
John Barrasso, R-WY
"This water that was polluted by the Environmental Protection Agency flows from Colorado to New Mexico and into Utah. It flows through the land of the Navajo Nation and the Southern Ute Indian Tribe. These waterways are a sacred part of the culture for Native Americans who live near them. So why didn’t the EPA get on the phone? The Navajo Nation was not informed until a full day after the spill. It got the news from the State of New Mexico, not from the agency that caused the disaster—the EPA."
New Mexico Navajo Water Settlement Technical Corrections Act September 16, 2015
Tom McClintock, R-CA
"S. 501, the New Mexico Navajo Water Settlement Technical Corrections Act, makes a number of small changes to a Federal law impacting the Navajo Nation‘s water projects in New Mexico."
Safe And Accurate Food Labeling Act Of 2015 July 23, 2015
Peter DeFazio, D-OR
"The Navajo Nation has a ban on the cultivation of genetically modified crops. They are trying to preserve their indigenous crops."
Native American Housing Assistance And Self-Determination Reauthorization Act Of 2014 December 2, 2014
Steve Pearce, R-NM
"In New Mexico, the Acoma Pueblo, Laguna Pueblo, Mescalero Apache, Jicarilla Apache, Santa Clara Pueblo, the Northern Pueblo, Santo Domingo Pueblo, and the Navajo Nation offers its support. Indian tribes all across the country are lending their support."
21St Century Endangered Species Transparency Act July 29, 2014
Ann Kirkpatrick, D-AZ
"Mr. Speaker, I am honored to represent a district that has more Native American tribes that own tribal land than any other district in the country. I have 12 tribes in my district, including the Navajo nation, where the people speak a beautiful language called Dine. So I am going to start my speech tonight in Dine."

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