At least five candidates seek Navajo Nation presidency
At least five candidates plan to run for president of the Navajo Nation, The Farmington Daily Times reports.

Donald Benally and Rex Lee Jim have filed their papers and paid the $1,500 fee. Anthony Begay, Ben Shelly and Ivan Gamble have until May 4 to complete the process.

Benally current serves as vice president of the Shiprock Chapter in New Mexico. Jim is a Navajo Nation Council delegate from the Rock Point Chapter in Arizona.

Shelly is the tribe's current vice president. Gamble is a small business owner from Arizona.

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