Rob Capriccioso
2/12/15
Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Sylvia Mathews Burwell wants American Indians, Congress, her employees and the press to know that she fully supports ...
Rob Capriccioso
2/11/15
Top leaders with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have pressed pause on the complicated tenure of Dr...
Rob Capriccioso
2/3/15
In a dramatic change of policy that is likely to be welcomed by tribes, the White House is seeking to turn the money tribes annually spend on federally mandated health and social s...
Philip Baker-Shenk and W. Ron Allen
12/28/14

The time has come to fund tribal contract support costs, or “CSC,” from the mandatory federal spending accounts of the federal government, the same as are Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, interest on the national debt, court judgments and other obligations of the United States....

ICTMN Staff
2/28/14
Sen. Mark Begich (D-Alaska) recently sat down with ICTMN for a candid interview on a variety of topics affecting American Indians and Alaska Natives...
Rob Capriccioso
2/19/14
The White House confirmed February 18 that it has backed off its request last year to Congress to cap contract support costs (CSC) owed to tribes for services provided to tribal ci...
Rob Capriccioso
2/17/14
The Obama administration has reportedly agreed to congressional demands for it to abide by Supreme Court decisions requiring reimbursement of full tribal contract support costs (CS...
Rob Capriccioso
11/28/13
As in past years, federal agency officials made several promises to tribal leaders during the November 13 White House Tribal Nations Conference...
Rob Capriccioso
11/15/13
Tribal leaders made abundantly clear at this year’s White House Tribal Nations Conference that they appreciate the good things the Obama administration has done for their tribal na...
ICTMN Staff
11/13/13
Tribal leaders from across Turtle Island have embarked on Washington, D.C...

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