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Election 2014

Unofficial Results of 2014 Navajo Nation General Election

Here are unofficial results of the Navajo Nation general elections, minus the presidential race.

Election 2014

Incumbents run away in N.M. election

Incumbents ruled the elections in McKinley County and in New Mexico Tuesday.

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Begaye selects Jonathan Nez as his running mate

Russell Begaye chose a man as his running mate who is so popular in his Council district that no one wanted to run against him.

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Navajo presidential candidate Begaye to announce running mate today

Russell Begaye, who had the third highest votes in the Navajo Nation’s primary election and replaced former presidential candidate Chris Deschene, has made plans to announce his running mate today.

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Tso, Slim, Brown win seats in Western

Western Navajo’s delegation will get a least three new faces as a result of Tuesday’s election.

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Kirkpatrick squeaks by; 3 Diné waltz into statehouse

In spite of low voter turnout on the Navajo Nation, U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick (D-Dist. 1) late Tuesday night kept her House seat in a squeaker against the Speaker of the Arizona House of Representatives, Andrew M. Tobin.

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Former Prez candidate Myron McLaughlin files motion to disqualify Russell Begaye

Not long after the Navajo Supreme Court’s settling of the Navajo Board of Elections’ contempt, and ordering the Navajo Election Administration to take Chris Deschene’s name off the ballot, former Navajo presidential candidate Myron McLaughlin filed a 162-page motion to have Russell Begaye disqualified, with the Office of Hearings and Appeals.

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Election board found in contempt; Deschene to pay attorney fees

Two justices of the Navajo Nation Supreme Court — the third declining to participate in proceedings — found the Navajo Nation Board of Election Supervisors in contempt of court Friday for failing to remove Christopher Deschene.

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Benally denies allegations of violating lease agreements

Dineh Benally, VP running mate to Joe Shirley, Jr., has a history of violating lease agreements.

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AZ Senate candidate wants to get back to founding principles

He describes taxes as “theft,” considers gay marriage “debauchery” and doesn’t think abortion should be tolerated under any circumstances.