Jasmine Blackwater-Nygren

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Jasmine Blackwater–Nygren
Member of the Arizona House of Representatives
from the 7th district
Assumed office
February 9, 2021
Serving with Myron Tsosie
Preceded byArlando Teller
Personal details
Jasmine Blackwater

1995/1996 (age 25–26)
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Buu Nygren
Alma materStanford University (BA)
Arizona State University (JD)

Jasmine Blackwater–Nygren (née Blackwater; born 1995/1996) is an American politician who has served as a member of the Arizona House of Representatives from the 7th legislative district since 2021. She was appointed to the seat after incumbent Democrat Arlando Teller resigned to take a position in the United States Department of Transportation.[1] She is a member of the Navajo Nation and is currently the youngest lawmaker in Arizona.[2]


  1. ^ Oxford, Andrew. "Arizona Democratic lawmaker Arlando Teller resigns to take position with Biden administration". AZCentral.
  2. ^ Gómez, Laura; February 11, Arizona Mirror; 2021. "Jasmine Blackwater-Nygren sworn in as youngest Arizona lawmaker". Arizona Mirror. Retrieved February 11, 2021.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
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