Tohono O'odham Nation to hold general election
The Tohono O'odham Nation of Arizona is holding its general election on May 26.

Incumbent Chairwoman Vivian Juan-Saunders, 47, is running for re-election. She is the first woman elected to lead the tribe.

Her former vice chairman, Ned Norris, 51, is running against her. He stepped down last summer because he said Juan-Saunders lacked confidence in his abilities.

Juan-Saunders and Norris were the top vote-getters in a primary held this past Saturday. They both cited economic development as a top priority.

Get the Story:
O'odham choices: Juan-Saunders, Norris Tribe members will vote in general election near end of month (The Tucson Citizen 5/1)

Earlier Story:
Health, jobs top issues in O'odham primary vote (The Arizona Daily Star 4/27)

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