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Navajo Nation Council Speaker Lawrence T. Morgan (Iyanbito/Pinedale).

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Navajo Nation Council overrides President's vetoes, appropriates funding

WINDOW ROCK-The 21st Navajo Nation Council exerted its power by overriding two vetoes by Navajo Nation President Joe Shirley Jr., approved legislation that appropriated supplemental funding from the Unreserved-Undesignated Fund, and confirmed several judges to the Navajo Nation District Courts during their special session Dec. 19. Legislation No. 0764-07 overrode President Shirley's veto of Navajo Nation Council Resolution No. CO-37-07 by a vote of 65-15.