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Native American Communities

As the first Americans, the Indigenous people of this region have culture and traditions embedded to the land. I am working to ensure that their rights as sovereign nations are not only respected, but emboldened, through policy-making at the federal level. We have an atrocious history of injustice towards the Indigenous people of this land that goes against the very values of our country and that we must constantly work to rectify. I will continue to be a strong voice for tribal rights in Congress whether it be fighting to protect sacred land from being sold to the highest bidder, working toward better health and economic opportunities for Native communities, or urging Congress to codify the tribal consultation process. 

More on Native American Communities

May 23rd, 2011
Grijalva Encourages Southern Arizona Applications for Federal Grants to Cut Chronic Diseases, Improve Nutrition, Lower Health Costs
April 15th, 2011
El diputado Federal Raúl M. Grijalva ha lanzado una versión en español de el Presupuesto del Pueblo
April 13th, 2011
Rep. Grijalva, Progressive Caucus Introduce People’s Budget for Fiscal Year 2012 – Creates Jobs, Generates Government Surplus by 2021
February 25th, 2011
Grijalva Praises Deal Reached by Forest Service, Private Sector, Environmental Groups on Land Management Across Northern Arizona
February 23rd, 2011
Department of Agriculture Grants $63,000 to International Sonoran Desert Alliance in Ajo to Combat Local Hunger and Poor Nutrition
January 7th, 2011
Grijalva Amendment to Health Care Repeal That Would Preserve Indian Health Care Improvement Act Blocked by Republican Majority
September 17th, 2010
Grijalva Congratulates Southern Arizona Tribes on Department of Justice Court and Law Enforcement Grants of Almost $3.3 Million
September 10th, 2010
Grijalva Congratulates Arizona Native Communities on Anti-Diabetes, Vehicle Safety Grants
September 1st, 2010
Grijalva Congratulates Ak-Chin, Tonto Apache Native Communities on New Round of Housing and Urban Development Awards
August 20th, 2010
Grijalva Congratulates Pascua Yaqui on $4.9 Million Tribal Grant for Housing Assistance, Community Development and Public Safety