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Two Arizona tribe leaders make case for critically needed water projects

Leaders of two Arizona tribes asked Washington lawmakers Wednesday to support funding for development of critical water infrastructure and to OK a bill that would let tribal water be sold to others in the drought-stricken state. ... Read more»

Tribal leaders voice concerns about water, voting, COVID-19 to Arizona lawmakers

Tribal leaders from across Arizona talked with legislative leaders during their visit to the Capitol about the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, voting rights, and infrastructure as part of the 27th Annual Indian Nations and Tribes Legislative Day. ... Read more»

Legislation would let an Arizona tribe lease its Colorado River water allocation

A new proposal in Congress would let Arizona’s Colorado River Indian Tribes lease portions of their federal Colorado River allocations for the first time, a move the tribes said would benefit both the river and tribal economies.... Read more»