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Albert Hale
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Member of the Arizona House of Representatives
from the 7th district
In office
January 15, 2013 – January 9, 2017
Serving with Jennifer D. Benally (2015-2017)
Jaescita Peshlakai (2014-2015)
Preceded by redistricted
Succeeded by Eric Descheenie
Member of the Arizona House of Representatives
from the 2nd district
In office
January 10, 2011 – January 15, 2013
Serving with Tom Chabin
Preceded by Christopher Deschene
Succeeded by Rosanna Gabaldón
Member of the Arizona Senate
from the 2nd district
In office
January 12, 2004 – January 10, 2011
Preceded by Jack Jackson Sr.
Succeeded by Jack Jackson Jr.
2nd President of the Navajo Nation
In office
January 10, 1995 – February 19, 1998
Vice President Thomas Atcitty
Preceded by Peterson Zah
Succeeded by Thomas Atcitty
Personal details
Born 1950
Ganado, Arizona, U.S.
Died (aged 70)
Saint Michaels, Arizona
Nationality  Navajo Nation and
Political party Democratic
Alma mater University of New Mexico,
Arizona State University
Occupation Attorney

Albert A. Hale (1950 – February 2, 2021) was an American Democratic politician and lawyer. He was Arizona State Senator for District 2 from January 2004 to 2011. He served in the Arizona House of Representatives from 2011 to 2017.

Hale was elected the second Navajo Nation President in late 1994 by the consent of the Navajo people, serving until 1998. He resigned after being charged with over 50 felonies and misdemeanors for theft and bribery.

Hale died on February 2, 2021 from COVID-19 in Saint Michaels, Arizona at the age of 70.

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