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Raúl Grijalva's Public Statements on Issue: Indigenous Peoples

Full Name: Raúl M. Grijalva
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ramona; 3 Children: Adelita, Raquel, Marisa
Birth Date: 02/19/1948
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Tucson, AZ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Natural Resources and the Environment
May 5, 2014 Democratic Members Release New GAO Report on Navajo Nation Uranium Contamination
March 31, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Sioux Tribe Protesting Keystone Pipeline
Jan. 13, 2014 Grand Ronde Reservation Act Amendment
Dec. 11, 2013 Native American Veterans' Memorial Amendments Act of 2013
Dec. 3, 2013 Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians Land Trust
Dec. 3, 2013 Fond Du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Non-Intercourse Act of 2013
Sept. 26, 2013 Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2013
Sept. 17, 2013 Keep the Promise Act of 2013
June 5, 2013 Letter to Daniel Snyder, Owner of the Washington Redskins Football Team - Racial Slur
June 4, 2013 Grijalva Cites Impacts on Tribes in Opposing Gosar Bill to Outlaw Presidential Declarations of New National Monuments in Arizona
May 6, 2013 Pascua Yaqui Tribe Trust Land Act
Feb. 25, 2013 Grijalva Calls for Vote on Senate-Approved Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization as Republicans Bring Weak Version to Floor
Feb. 4, 2013 Grijalva Highlights Introduction of Violence Against Women Act, Calls for Republican Support After Ideologically Driven 2012 Failure
Sept. 19, 2012 Allowing Pascua Yaqui Tribe to Determine Requirements for Membership
Sept. 19, 2012 Mescalero Apache Tribe Leasing Authorization Act
Sept. 12, 2012 Minnesota Education Investment and Employment Act
July 10, 2012 Indian Health Care
June 29, 2012 Grijalva Joins House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs -- Will Have Expanded Voting Authority on Native Issues
June 20, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior
June 18, 2012 Gila Bend Indian Reservation Lands Replacement Clarification Act
June 5, 2012 Pascua Yaqui Tribe Trust Land Act
June 5, 2012 Grijalva Leading House Vote on Bill Later Today to Convey Tucson-Area Land to Pascua Yaqui Tribe for Economic Development
May 1, 2012 Grijalva Hails Housing & Urban Development Block Grants to Cocopah Housing Development, Gila River Health Care Corporation
April 20, 2012 Grijalva Hails Federal Decision to Exempt Tribes From Medicaid Cuts, Cover Uncompensated Care, Provide Children Health Coverage
April 30, 2010 Arizona Native American Communities Announce Unified Opposition To Resolution Copper Proposal In New Letter
April 15, 2010 Grijalva Introduces Bill To Mandate Federal Consultation With Native American Tribes During Rulemaking Process
Dec. 16, 2009 Grijalva Calls For Full Investigation of Rio Tinto Human Rights Record Before Lucrative Mining Land Swap
April 9, 2009 State of Arizona & Tribes to Receive Funding for Child Care and Vaccines under Recovery Act
Oct. 31, 2008 Grijalva Calls on Secretary of Interior to Suspend Proposal to Restart Mining at Black Mesa
April 17, 2007 Copper Valley Native Allotment Resolution Act of 2007
Jan. 24, 2007 Representative Raúl M. Grijalva Re-Introduces Cocopah Lands Act in 110th Congress
Sept. 12, 2006 Pascua Yaqui Mineral Rights Act of 2006
May 8, 2006 Grijalva: 'Tribes are at the table'
Dec. 15, 2005 Gila River Indian Community Bill Passes Senate
Dec. 7, 2005 Gila River Indian Community Bill Passes U.S. House of Representatives
Dec. 7, 2005 Binding Arbitration for Gila River Indian Community Reservation Contracts
Nov. 16, 2005 U.S. House of Representatives Passes Gila River Indian Community Land Bill
July 28, 2005 Colorado River Indian Land Bill Passed by the U.S. Senate
Sept. 28, 2004 Colorado River Indian Reservation Boundary Correction Act
Sept. 21, 2004 Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva Statement Opening of the National Museum of the American Indian
Sept. 21, 2004 Commemorating the Opening of the National Museum of the American Indian
Sept. 21, 2004 Commemorating Opening of American Indian Museum in Washington, D.C.
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
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