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Staff Reports
8/29/08
DENVER - By the close of the Democratic National Convention, many Indian attendees seemed confident that Sen...
Gale Courey Toensing / Indian Country Today
8/29/08
BANGOR, MAINE - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a group of Passamaquoddy Indians against the BIA over the leasing of tribal land for a proposed liquefied natural g...
Rob Capriccioso
8/29/08
DENVER - Members of the Democratic National Committee;s Native American caucus have backed off plans to directly call for condemnation of the Republican Party and Sen...
Rick Kearns / Indian Country Today
8/29/08
LIMA, Peru - Peruvian lawmakers handed President Alan Garcia a significant defeat Aug...
Kara Briggs / Today correspondent
8/29/08
Northwest tribal health advocates say the rising cost of fuel is exacerbating budget shortfalls at tribal and IHS clinics, and it is increasing the suffering of Indian people who n...
Carol Berry
8/29/08
DENVER - Native issues were at the forefront outside the high-security Democratic National Convention as activists gathered to raise their voices and their multicolored banners aga...
Rob Capriccioso
8/29/08
DENVER - The official Democratic Platform is more Native-specific than any other party platform in history...
Rob Capriccioso
8/29/08
DENVER - Top party officials say this year;s Democratic National Convention is the most diverse in party history and American Indians are playing a central role in many key positio...
Editors Report / Indian Country Today
8/29/08
The mission of Team Obama at the Democratic National Convention was threefold: to ;'introduce'' the candidate and his running mate to the country; to project party unity in the aft...
Letter to the Editor
8/29/08
The United States is currently struggling with illegal immigration. Is history repeating itself?...
Gale Courey Toensing / Indian Country Today
8/29/08
ALBANY, N.Y...
Carol Berry
8/29/08
DENVER - A key bill assuring health care for Natives is stalled in the U.S...
Kim TallBear / Oak Lake Writers; Society
8/29/08
On May 19 at Crow Agency, Mont., Barack Obama received a Crow name that translates as ;'One who helps people throughout the land'' [Indian Country Today, Vol. 27, Iss. 51]...
Steven Newcomb / Indigenous Law Institute
8/29/08
In June 1542, a Portuguese conquistador and explorer, Juan Cabrillo, set sail under a Spanish flag from Navidad (today;s Acapulco, Mexico). On Sept...
Stacy Ossowski
8/28/08
Title: HIGHER EDUCATION ADVISOR Location: Tama, Iowa Company: Sac & Fox Tribe Salary: $27,500 - $36,368 E-mail: info.personnel@meskwaki.org Click here to view PDF HIGHER EDUCAT...
By Rebecca Jacobs -- Today correspondent
8/28/08
Mescalero Apache Tribe and Housing Authority begin subdivision By Rebecca Jacobs -- Today correspondent MESCALERO, N.M...
Rob Capriccioso
8/28/08
DENVER - On the day when Sen...
Babette Herrmann, Today correspondent
8/27/08
SUGAR LAND, Texas – As the technology of building homes and commercial buildings grows, so does the demand for environmentally friendly materials...
By Brenda Austin, Today correspondent
8/27/08
PLUMMER, Idaho – The Coeur d’Alene Tribe of Idaho began production this summer on 210,000-gallon fabric fuel tank bladders that stand 6 feet high and are 72 feet square...
By Rebecca Jacobs, Today correspondent
8/27/08
MESCALERO, N.M. – Following a 12-year void in construction, the Mescalero Apache Tribe and Mescalero Apache Housing Authority have broken new ground...

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