Business

April 28, 2011
By:
Harold A. Monteau

Congratulations to Ernie Stevens, Jr. on his victory for another term as President of the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA). The numbers speak for themselves. The other candidates are to be congratulated too, for being good sports.

April 07, 2011
By:
Ryan D. Dreveskracht

In recent months, the Obama Administration has shifted its focus from stabilizing the economy to creating jobs.

April 05, 2011
By:
Harold A. Monteau

(This is a follow-up to Harold Monteau's previous column, "New Mission for NIGA")

April 03, 2011
By:
Harold A. Monteau

(This is the first in a two-part series; to read the followup click here:

March 18, 2011
By:
Charles Trimble

I don’t recall what Nevada tribe it was in the early 1970s that had submitted a proposal to the BIA for financial assistance to buy a bordello.

February 18, 2011
By:
Bob Gough

“So tonight, I challenge you to join me in setting a new goal: by 2035, 80% of America’s electricity will come from clean energy sources.”

February 17, 2011
By:
Ryan D. Dreveskracht

Assuming tribal sovereignty is respected in any development process, Indian country is in an optimal position to embrace solar energies as a tool for sustainable economic development.

Red Tape

February 04, 2011
By:
Chris E. McNeil Jr.

When Sealaska’s lands legislation is reintroduced to Congress in the next few months, the Alaska Native regional corporation will be simply asking the U.S. to keep a promise.

January 28, 2011
By:
David Kimelberg

A mere 46 years ago, the federal government orchestrated a series of events with generational consequences that can only be described as shameful.

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