Politico Reports Sen. Flake will not Seek Re-electioin

Arizona Governor Douglas A. Ducey, Senator John S. McCain and Senator Jeff Flake (left) met with Navajo and Hopi Tribal leadership for a momentous discussion about Little Colorado water rights issues. Hopi Chairman Herman Honanie, Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye

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Published October 24, 2017

WASHINGTON –  Politico reports on Tuesday afternoon Senator Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) will not seek re-election in 2018. The publicaton says Flake was one of the most vulnerable Republican senators up for re-election next year.

Flake came under fire by American Indian tribes and leaders for slipping in the $585 billion National Defense Authorization Act of 2015 a measure that authorized the give Oak Flat, a sacred site, to a foreign company that owns a uranium mine with Iran.

RELATED:  The Stealing of Oak Flat & the Trauma of the Doctrine of Discovery




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