Gale Courey Toensing
10/30/14
There is a huge Native population in North Carolina and with its state-recognized tribes newly organized into a voting bloc, the Native vote could determine the outcome of a key Se...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/29/14
Kevin Washburn Interior Department’s Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs (AS-IA), holds the government’s top administrative position dealing with federal Indian law and right now ...
Tanya H. Lee
10/28/14
Two of the billionaire Koch brothers – Charles and David – have poured a lot of money into the 2014 mid-term elections, mostly backing Republican and Tea Party candidates...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/21/14
When Kevin Washburn was a student at Yale Law School where he earned a Juris Doctor (JD) in 1993, he was editor-in-chief of the Yale Journal on Regulation , a student-edited law re...
Jay Daniels

Perusing Facebook recently, I found a group of folks who are adamantly opposing the currently published "Proposed Rule Change for Rights-of-Way Across Indian Lands." Their rationale?...

10/17/14
Gale Courey Toensing
10/9/14
Shocking news! Not all Connecticut politicians are against federal recognition of the state’s Indian tribes!...
Dave Lundgren

The Bureau of Land Management recently announced that it was undertaking an agency-wide review of railroad rights of way to determine whether utilities—mostly telecommunication companies with fiber optic lines—are unlawfully piggy-backing on railroad lines ...

9/21/14
Tanya Lee
9/16/14
Mohegan Sun Massachusetts lost its bid to build a resort casino in the highly-lucrative Greater Boston market primarily because multi-billionaire Steve Wynn brought a bigger checkb...
SCIA Release
9/11/14
Senator Jon Tester, Chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, on September 10 examined the state of crumbling irrigation infrastructure in Indian country, its impact on trib...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/10/14
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has set September 30 as the deadline to receive comments on proposed new regulations for federal recognition...

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