U.S. Senate Passes Water Infrastructure Act, Which Will Help Tribes With Water Projects

The U.S. Senate passed The Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act Of 2021 Thursday. The legislation was cosponsored and shaped by Arizona Senator Mark Kelly and authorizes more then $35-billion for water infrastructure projects and will invest in drinking water and wastewater needs for the state and its 22 Native American tribes. In the act […]

Governor Ducey Signs A Bill Making Sports Gaming Legal In Arizona

Sports betting is no longer illegal in Arizona. Governor Doug Ducey signed new state tribal gaming compacts to allow sports betting anywhere in Arizona. The governor says the deal was over five years in the making. He says expanding gaming means more revenues and called it a “win-win-win” for the state, tribes and Arizona taxpayers. […]

Arizona Congressman Andy Biggs Introduces Native American Education Opportunity Act

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An Arizona lawmaker has introduced a bill aimed at offering vouchers for Native American students to help them with their educational options. Republican Congressman Andy Biggs presented the Native American Education Opportunity Act, which would fund students who attend Bureau of Indian Education schools. The program would give students eight-thousand dollars a year, that will […]