Mark Trahant
11/15/13
Modern U.S. presidents have a curious relationship with North America’s first residents, American Indians and Alaska Natives...
Mark Trahant
10/22/13
The government is back in business and now there are lots of questions. What was all that about, anyway? What's next? And what's the best course for Indian country?...
Mark Trahant
7/15/13
The debate over immigration reform in the House and the Senate is an interesting lens to examine the future of austerity. How so?...
Mark Trahant
6/24/13
You would think that the broader economy would be part of any discussion about austerity...
Mark Trahant
4/22/13
If you look at the failed history of termination – the idea of ending the federal-treaty relationship with tribal governments – there were two distinct motives...
Mark Trahant
4/15/13
President Barack Obama’s budget request for 2014 does not roll back austerity...
Mark Trahant
3/7/13
The House, as expected, passed the Continuing Resolution to fund government for the rest of the year. H.R. 933 now moves to the Senate for consideration...
Mark Trahant
2/28/13
And so austerity begins across the United States...
Mark Trahant
2/21/13
Perhaps no federal program represents the ideological divide over spending than does Head Start. Head Start is a comprehensive early-learning project for low-income children...
Mark Trahant
2/19/13
This morning President Barack Obama will make yet another pitch, calling on Congress to stop the sequester with a balanced approach. Of course nothing will happen today...

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