Tribes

Resources for federally recognized tribes:

Information on the coronavirus from the Indian Health Service (IHS), HERE.

FEMA assistance for Tribal Governments, HERE

O'Halleran has a dedicated tribal staff. For contact information, call one of his Arizona offices. Contact information, HERE

Coronavirus Tribal Funding Information from The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) can be found HERE and HERE.

BIA has developed a website for information and resources on the COVID-19 outbreak and information for tribal governments and schools, available HERE.

Congressman O'Halleran knows tribal communities have been overlooked in federal COVID-19 response efforts.

 

O'Halleran's actions to provide necessary aid to Tribes and Nations thus far: 

O’Halleran Bill to Expand Electricity in Indian Country Passes Out of Committee July 17

O’Halleran Introduces Bill to Extend Deadline for Tribes to Spend CARES Act Funding July 9

O’Halleran: Tribal governments, not corporations, deserve full COVID-19 relief they were promised June 30

O’Halleran Blasts Dept of Education, Interior for Delay in CARES Act Funding to Tribal Schools June 5

O’Halleran, Haaland, Gallego Hold FEMA Accountable to Tribes June 4

O’Halleran Introduces Legislation to Fund Critical Sanitation Projects in Tribal Communities May 29

O’Halleran Urges Action to Address Potentially Faulty PPE Sent to Navajo May 26

O’Halleran Urges Oversight of PPE Sent to Navajo Nation May 24

O’Halleran Announces New Coronavirus Response Funding for Arizona Tribes May 20

O’Halleran Visits Gila River Indian Community Testing Facility May 12

O’Halleran Secures $23.2 Million for AZ-01 Hospitals May 11

O’Halleran Announces Funding for Tribal Telehealth May 6

At O’Halleran’s Request, First Wave of Long Overdue CARES Act Funding Reaches AZ Tribes May 5

Navajo Nation thanks Congressional members for supporting CARES Act funding for federally-recognized tribes April 30

O’Halleran Outlines Five Asks for Next Coronavirus Package April 30

O’Halleran, Colleagues Call for Immediate Release of CARES Act Funding to Tribes April 29

O’Halleran Expands PPP Loan Eligibility for Tribal Enterprises April 24

O’Halleran Frustrated with Lack of Funding for State, Local, Tribal Governments in Interim Coronavirus Legislation April 21

O’Halleran Urges Prioritization of Tribal Governments, Not Corporations, in CARES Act Funding Distribution April 15

O’Halleran Calls on HHS to Quickly Disperse Funding for Rural, Tribal, Medically Underserved Areas April 10

Reps. O'Halleran and Gallego lead Arizona Delegation in Urging Immediate Relief for Arizona Tribes April 3

O’Halleran Helps Secure Much-Needed COVID-19 Aid on Navajo March 31

O’Halleran Renews Urgent Call on Federal Government to Prioritize COVID-19 Response on Navajo Nation March 29

O’Halleran Urges Prioritization of Rural, Tribal Broadband Needs During Coronavirus Changes to Work, School March 23

Stay home and stay safe: an update on COVID-19 from Rep. O'Halleran March 21

Tribal Communities Are Being Overlooked in COVID-19 Response, Says O’Halleran March 20

O’Halleran Urges Indian Health Services to Provide Tribes with Guidance, Resources March 17

O’Halleran Sends Letter to VP Pence on Coronavirus Response March 10