Gale Courey Toensing
2/15/12
February 8 marked the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part three of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/31/11
The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA), and the United South and Eastern Tribes (USET) all shared the same overlapping conc...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/25/11
The year 2011 provided few bright spots in the courts or Congress for Indian nations. The year began inauspiciously in January with a ruling from the U.S...
Bill Lomax
12/14/11

In the Carcieri v. Salazar decision, the Supreme Court stood 75 years of policy and practice on its head....

Gale Courey Toensing
12/1/11
Legislators in the House and the Senate have promised to move a Carcieri fix forward during the current congressional session. Sen. Daniel Kahikina Akaka (D-Hawaii) and Rep...
Cedric Cromwell
7/25/11

As Chairman of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe, I am charged with assisting my people to recover from nearly four centuries of colonization and neglect. The Wampanoag Nation entered into a treaty with the colonists in 1621....

Joseph Manuel
7/6/11

I recently went to Washington, D.C....

Gale Courey Toensing
4/14/11
PHOENIX – A standing room only audience at a panel discussion on a Carcieri fix at the National Indian Gaming Association's annual conference shows that the issue is alive and cont...
ICTMN Staff
3/31/11
WASHINGTON – Proposed legislation for a “clean Carcieri fix” has been introduced in Congress and the Senate. Congressman Dale E...

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