Proposed Navajo Nation junk-food tax falls short of needed votes; advocates vow to revive it

  • by: FELICIA FONSECA , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 22, 2014 - 6:30 PM

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Facing a high prevalence of diabetes, many American Indian tribes are returning to their roots with community and home gardens, cooking classes that incorporate traditional foods, and running programs to encourage healthy lifestyles.

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