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  • Dec 10, 2011
  • 12:56 AM

Elections officials grapple with new Native American language rule

Uriel J. Garcia / Cronkite News
WASHINGTON – Coconino County election officials have provided translators at the polls for Navajo speakers. They have done the same for Hopi voters. But Yuma has them stumped. “There has never been a request for (Yuma),” said Coconino County Elections Administrator Patty Hansen. “So now we’re trying to find someone who can speak that language.”

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