Skip to main content
Lamprey Gets Help Through McNary Dam
Native Advocates Support Language Bill
Washburn Approves Kaw Nation Gaming Land
Williams Leads AK Natives in Iditarod
Repeal the Iron Mining Law
Answer to Expanding Oral Health
Standing Up to Diabetes on St. Regis Rez
9 More Standout Indigenous Women Leaders
Tribal College Honoree of the Year Named
Casting Doubt on Bering Strait Theory
Fancy Footwork Required at Wa:k Pow Wow
Redsk*n Jarheads Go Political
Poachers Destroy Iconic Redwoods
Ahyakak Wins 'Ultimate Survival Alaska'
New York Times Gives Front-Page Love
Fatter Wallets = Skinnier Kids
18 Months Later: Still No Answers
Wolves Transform Yellowstone's Rivers
Redskins Tour’s Latest Endorsement
Dylan Jenét, Presented by Stevie Wonder
Thing About Skins
A ‘Pissed’ Boehner Leading Latest Indian War on Food Stamps
Once again, Congress is taking steps to slash funding for SNAP—the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly known as Food Stamps—as nutrition experts and tribal ...
Austerity Advocates Risk Devastating Deflation
You would think that the broader economy would be part of any discussion about austerity...
Congress Quickly Fixes the Wrong Problem
Last week was a perfect illustration of the broken structure that is the United States government. Congress cannot pass a budget...
Austerity and Termination Are Twin Ideologies
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...
President Barack Obama's Budget Concerns Indian Country Leaders
Concerned Indian country leaders are saying that President Barack Obama, in his proposed budget for 2014, is not doing as strong a job at upholding the nation’s trust responsibilit...
President's Proposed 2014 Budget Better for Natives
President Barack Obama’s budget request for 2014 does not roll back austerity...
Sequestration Grounds Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs
Gale Courey Toensing
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...
Sequestration in Indian Country Getting National Attention
Federal budget cuts currently being discussed as part of the sequester in Washington D.C. will have an effect on Indian country – mostly the Indian Health Service...
Dangerous Talk From the Capitol: Evidence That More Money Does Improve Indian Health
Idaho’s Rep. Mike Simpson, a Republican, asked a critical question Tuesday. It’s one rarely asked, let alone, answered. The question: Does more government money work?...
A Miscalculation on the Sequester Has Already Harmed Indian Health
The many ways the federal government’s sequester will hurt Indian country are easy to see...
Page 2 of 4
We’re In the Funding, White House Confirms Full Contract Support Costs
A Note to Paul Ryan: Indian Health Funding Is a Treaty Obligation
Around The Web
Obamacare launch hits early hitch as online traffic snarls up sites
'It was just a deafening roar': storm-chaser James Reynolds on surviving super typhoon Haiyan
Leader in Insurgent Network Is Killed in Pakistan
Target Stores to Open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving for Black Friday Deals
'Gunman' who fatally shot Iranian bandmates ID'd