The recent shooting in Oregon prompted President Obama to again call for action on gun control.
GAO Investigates Navajo Nation Challenges
Representatives from the U.S. Government Accountability Office are visiting the Navajo Nation this week, as part of a study mandated by Congress into the challenges that American Indian tribes face in administering federal housing funds. American Indian tribes receive about 6-hundred-and-50 million dollars a year in Indian Housing Block Grant funding. But, officials from the Navajo Nation say they are facing challenges in developing homes. The G-A-O’s report will include recommendations for addressing these challenges.