Carla Mann

Last month I visited Washington, D.C. with Laird Jones, Vice President of the National Johnson-O’Malley Association (NJOMA), for a series of meetings with Members of Congress, White House Domestic Policy Staff, and the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE)....

8/10/14
Charles M. Roessel and Ronald Thorpe

In his recent visit to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, President Obama announced an ambitious plan to fulfill the promise of a brighter future for children who grow up in often remote and impoverished Native communities....

7/28/14
ICTMN Staff
12/12/13
On December 11, Dr. Charles M...
Adrian Jawort
11/26/13
Tribal self-governance is a process that continues to be a struggle among some of the 566 federally recognized tribes resulting in tens of millions of taxpayer dollars misappropria...
ICTMN Staff
10/4/13
The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of the Fort Hall Reservation in Idaho says it has seen little effects in the early days of the government shutdown of October 1, however all of that cou...
ICTMN Staff
10/2/13
With the government shutdown now in its second day and around 800,000 non-essential government workers being furloughed, some offices working directly with Indian country will have...
Cedric Sunray

It’s been a long… long time a coming… but I know….change going come. On June 3, I walked into the Department of the Interior along with one of the chiefs from the Virginia tribes....

8/11/13
Christina Rose
7/13/13
At a US Senate Committee on Indian Affairs roundtable discussion, tribal leaders and Indian Education specialists focused on challenges and the need for more tribal input in Indian...
Mark Trahant
4/15/13
President Barack Obama’s budget request for 2014 does not roll back austerity...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/27/13
Kevin Washburn, the Interior Department’s Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, could not attend the National Indian Gaming Association’s 28 th Annual Tradeshow and Convention in...

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