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A ballot shortage on the Navajo Nation during last week’s election prevented some tribal members from voting. Now, officials are allowing some who were turned away to recast their ballots. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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About 600,000 votes still remain to be counted in the state’s still too-close-to-call U.S. Senate race. Now, Republicans have filed a lawsuit to challenge the way some counties count mail-in ballots and verify voter signatures. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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Jonathan Nez has been elected president of the Navajo Nation and is warning of tough times ahead for the tribe on the largest Native American reservation in the U.S.


Democratic Congressman Tom O’Halleran has won a second term in the U.S. House. That means five out Arizona’s nine congressional districts will be held by Democrats in the upcoming 116th Congress, which convenes in January. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.


Navajo Nation Vice President Jonathan Nez had a significant lead late Tuesday over his opponent in the race for the tribe's top post, but the election was marred by widespread reports of ballot shortages.