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Harper Nomination Again Clears Senate Foreign Relations Committee
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted along party lines again February 4 to approve lawyer Keith Harper’s nomination to become U.S...
Deadline Looms for Pine Ridge, Makah Reservation Land Buy-Back Offers
Gale Courey Toensing
Owners of fractioned land interests at the Pine Ridge and Makah reservations have until January 29, 2014 – tomorrow – to participate in the first round of purchase offers in the De...
Federal Government Owes $32M in Royalties to 30,000 Indians, Whereabouts Unknown
The federal government has been unable to locate some 30,000 Indian beneficiaries who are collectively owed about $32 million of the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement, repo...
Land Buy-Back Program: Strengthening our Nation-to-Nation Partnership
Kevin K. Washburn, Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs
The following is a blog posted to the White House website, and cross-posted from the U.S. Department of the Interior...
Harper’s Nomination Derails in Senate; Will Obama Re-nominate?
Senate sources have confirmed that lawyer Keith Harper’s nomination to become a human rights ambassador with the State Department is off – for now, at least – as the Senate did not...
Sen. Committee Narrowly Affirms Harper Nomination; Debate Looms on Floor
The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted along party lines, 9 to 8, on December 18 to pass lawyer Keith Harper’s nomination to become a U.S...
Senators Have Doubts After Harper Answers Queries on Cobell Dealings
Some senators are having problems with answers provided by lawyer Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen, about his work on the Cobell settlement and other tribal trust lawsuits...
Oglala Sioux First Tribe to Reach Agreement of Fractionated Lands
On December 9, the Oglala Sioux Tribe of the Pine Ridge Reservation became the first tribe to reach a land-buy back agreement under the Cobell settlement...
AG Eric Holder: ‘We Must Never Forget’ What Was Inflicted on Natives
The following are remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder during the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference. Good morning – and thank you all for such a warm welcome...
Interior Releases Valuation Plan for Land Buy-Back Program
On October 29, the Department of the Interior released its revised Land Buy-Back Program Valuation Plan as a further means to support President Barack Obama’s commitment to help st...
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