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7/20/09
It's a neglected federal agency whose bureaucracy one chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee likened to having the efficiency of "walking through wet cement." Putting his ...
7/20/09
The Brothertown Indian Nation can feel the change coming...
Jack McNeel, Today correspondent
7/20/09
PLUMMER, Idaho – The Coeur d’Alene Tribe recently elected three council members...
Rob Capriccioso
7/20/09
WASHINGTON – Jodi Archambault Gillette, Standing Rock Sioux, was named last February by President Obama as one of three deputy associate directors of the Office of Intergovernmenta...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/20/09
MARANA, Az...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
7/20/09
DENVER – A Native’s light skin color may play a role in offensive workplace remarks, but the questionable interchange doesn’t violate the law, an appellate court has ruled...
Tex G. Hall and Chris Stearns
7/20/09
A s the debate over the impact of President Obama’s economic stimulus bill rages in Washington, we want to call attention to an unprecedented source of $2 billion in funding for tr...
Rob Capriccioso
7/20/09
WASHINGTON – On the heels of a Supreme Court decision that complicates land into trust matters for tribes, a policymaker from Tulsa, Okla...
Jack McNeel, Today correspondent
7/19/09
NESPELEM, Wash...
Roberta John, Special to Today
7/19/09
RED VALLEY, Ariz...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/19/09
AUGUSTA, Maine – The Maine Legislature passed a number of significant bills concerning tribal-state relations, the area’s ancient Wabanaki tribes, and the Maine Indian Tribal-State...
Rob Capriccioso
7/19/09
WASHINGTON – For years, the numbers just didn’t add up...
Dave Palermo
7/19/09
I t was common, centuries ago, for the Hupa people of what is now Northern California to trade with the neighboring Yurok for the wood needed to fashion canoes...
Valerie Taliman, Guest column
7/19/09
A nation is not defeated until the hearts of its women are on the ground,” goes an old Cheyenne proverb. Sometimes I think it’s amazing we’re still standing at all...
Patti Jo King, Today correspondent
7/18/09
J ody Colbert, a citizen of the Comanche Nation of Oklahoma, is getting a lot of attention in the floral industry by bringing the splendor of Native American art, design and style ...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/18/09
WASHINGTON – Less than a month after being selected by President Obama to fill the newly-created position of senior policy advisor for Native American affairs, Kimberly Teehee sett...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
7/18/09
BOULDER, Colo...
Richard Walker, Today correspondent
7/18/09
SEATTLE – Duwamish leader Si’ahl was the first to sign the Treaty of Point Elliott in 1855, which made millions of acres of land available for settlement in exchange for certain gu...
Doug Meigs, Today correspondent
7/18/09
OMAHA, Neb. – He was an Irish kid until the first grade. Then, the orphanage children discovered cowboys and Indians...
Jaime Arsenault and Stephanie Carroll Rainie
7/18/09
W hat happens when American Indian nations, instead of the federal government, manage on-reservation health care? Do services improve?...

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